Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks (DTW - FAI) from $290

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/19. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DTW — FAI
Jun 3 — Jun 101

Cheap flight deals from Detroit to Fairbanks

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Detroit (DTW) to Fairbanks (FAI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated May 29, 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$494

One-way from

$335
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 57% potential price drop
From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Fairbanks
One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Fairbanks

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks?

Users have found that flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Fairbanks from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Prices for November average $689 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $306. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May. Opting for a November flight can save you 58% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks (DTW - FAI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 24% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Detroit to Fairbanks

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Detroit and Fairbanks. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Data last updated May 29, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest American Airlines flights traveling from Detroit to Fairbanks. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Sat 8/107:05 amDTW - FAI
1 stop20h 18mAmerican Airlines
Fri 8/1612:33 amFAI - DTW
2 stops18h 46mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/29$666
Fri 8/210:56 amDTW - FAI
2 stops16h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/1012:33 amFAI - DTW
2 stops18h 46mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$670
Thu 6/2710:52 amDTW - FAI
2 stops18h 24mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/32:26 amFAI - DTW
2 stops28h 00mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$671
Wed 7/1011:49 amDTW - FAI
2 stops13h 09mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/1412:33 amFAI - DTW
2 stops12h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$696
Sun 7/1411:49 amDTW - FAI
2 stops13h 09mAmerican Airlines
Mon 7/2211:20 amFAI - DTW
1 stop13h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$712
Sun 6/2310:52 amDTW - FAI
2 stops18h 24mAmerican Airlines
Sat 6/2912:33 amFAI - DTW
2 stops14h 26mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/29$714
Sun 7/1411:49 amDTW - FAI
2 stops13h 09mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/2112:33 amFAI - DTW
1 stop24h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$716
Sun 7/1411:49 amDTW - FAI
2 stops13h 09mAmerican Airlines
Mon 7/227:00 amFAI - DTW
2 stops11h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$717
Sat 8/107:05 amDTW - FAI
1 stop20h 18mAmerican Airlines
Fri 12/131:25 amFAI - DTW
1 stop9h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$802

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to Fairbanks

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Detroit and Fairbanks. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Data last updated May 29, 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Delta flights from Detroit to Fairbanks. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Mon 7/296:25 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop9h 53mDelta
Tue 8/61:45 amFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 24mDelta
Deal found 5/29$580
Fri 11/84:00 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 26mDelta
Mon 11/111:30 amFAI - DTW
2 stops13h 41mDelta
Deal found 5/28$590
Sat 8/104:10 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop8h 44mDelta
Sat 8/1710:05 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop9h 40mDelta
Deal found 5/29$611
Sat 8/1012:20 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 34mDelta
Sat 8/1710:05 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop9h 40mDelta
Deal found 5/29$616
Tue 6/253:57 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop8h 51mDelta
Tue 7/23:30 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 00mDelta
Deal found 5/29$631
Fri 10/46:30 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop9h 56mDelta
Thu 10/101:30 amFAI - DTW
2 stops13h 41mDelta
Deal found 5/29$636
Wed 7/1012:47 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops15h 31mDelta
Mon 7/1510:05 pmFAI - DTW
2 stops15h 03mDelta
Deal found 5/28$641
Wed 7/104:30 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop11h 48mDelta
Sun 7/141:45 amFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 24mDelta
Deal found 5/28$642
Wed 7/1012:47 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops15h 31mDelta
Sun 7/141:45 amFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 24mDelta
Deal found 5/28$667

Cheap Detroit to Fairbanks flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Detroit to Fairbanks specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Prices were last updated on May 29, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Fairbanks in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 6/274:10 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop12h 10mDelta
Thu 7/49:58 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop9h 47mDelta
Deal found 5/28$580
Tue 6/2512:23 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Tue 7/23:30 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 00mDelta
Deal found 5/29$585
Tue 6/2512:23 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Mon 7/11:50 amFAI - DTW
2 stops13h 58mDelta
Deal found 5/29$590
Sun 6/236:25 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop9h 55mDelta
Sun 6/303:30 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop10h 57mDelta
Deal found 5/29$611
Sun 6/2312:23 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Sun 6/303:30 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop10h 57mDelta
Deal found 5/29$616
Tue 6/253:57 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop8h 51mDelta
Tue 7/23:30 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 00mDelta
Deal found 5/29$631
Tue 6/253:57 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop8h 51mDelta
Mon 7/11:50 amFAI - DTW
2 stops13h 58mDelta
Deal found 5/29$636
Tue 6/257:00 amDTW - FAI
1 stop9h 22mAlaska Airlines
Mon 7/112:33 amFAI - DTW
1 stop24h 27mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/29$646
Tue 6/257:00 amDTW - FAI
2 stops20h 59mAlaska Airlines
Tue 7/22:15 pmFAI - DTW
2 stops10h 45mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/29$660

Detroit to Fairbanks 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Detroit and Fairbanks in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Data last updated May 29, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Fairbanks in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Fri 7/194:30 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop11h 48mDelta
Wed 7/241:45 amFAI - DTW
1 stop11h 24mDelta
Deal found 5/29$580
Fri 11/84:21 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop22h 55mAlaska Airlines
Tue 11/123:55 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop19h 26mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/29$584
Fri 11/84:21 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops22h 37mAlaska Airlines
Tue 11/123:55 pmFAI - DTW
1 stop19h 26mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/29$585
Fri 11/84:21 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops18h 57mAlaska Airlines
Tue 11/121:01 pmFAI - DTW
2 stops22h 20mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$588
Fri 11/84:00 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops12h 26mDelta
Mon 11/111:30 amFAI - DTW
2 stops13h 41mDelta
Deal found 5/28$590
Wed 7/107:00 amDTW - FAI
1 stop31h 20mAlaska Airlines
Mon 7/157:00 amFAI - DTW
1 stop18h 00mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$595
Wed 7/107:00 amDTW - FAI
1 stop31h 20mAlaska Airlines
Sun 7/1412:33 amFAI - DTW
1 stop24h 27mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$599
Sat 8/107:05 amDTW - FAI
1 stop20h 18mAlaska Airlines
Sat 12/145:00 amFAI - DTW
2 stops30h 21mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$605
Sat 8/107:05 amDTW - FAI
1 stop20h 18mAlaska Airlines
Sat 12/147:00 amFAI - DTW
1 stop28h 21mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$606

One-way flights to Fairbanks from Detroit

Search for one-way flight options from Detroit to Fairbanks. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Data last updated May 29, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Detroit to Fairbanks, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Detroit to Fairbanks instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Fri 7/194:30 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop11h 48mDelta
Deal found 5/29$290
Tue 8/1312:47 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops15h 31mDelta
Deal found 5/29$295
Sat 6/2911:00 amDTW - FAI
2 stops15h 42mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$335
Tue 6/181:12 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops22h 48mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/28$336
Fri 7/191:16 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops25h 04mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/29$352
Tue 6/1812:15 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop16h 05mDelta
Deal found 5/28$381
Mon 6/176:25 pmDTW - FAI
1 stop9h 55mDelta
Deal found 5/28$451
Mon 6/1712:30 pmDTW - FAI
2 stops15h 50mDelta
Deal found 5/28$456

Find flights from Detroit to Fairbanks within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Detroit to Fairbanks that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,765,679 searches. Data last updated May 29, 2024.

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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 7/29

1 stop9h 53m

Fairbanks

Tue 8/6

1 stop11h 24m

$580

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 11/8

1 stop22h 55m

Fairbanks

Tue 11/12

1 stop19h 26m

$584

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 11/8

2 stops22h 37m

Fairbanks

Tue 11/12

1 stop19h 26m

$585

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 11/8

2 stops18h 57m

Fairbanks

Tue 11/12

2 stops22h 20m

$588

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 11/8

2 stops12h 26m

Fairbanks

Mon 11/11

2 stops13h 41m

$590

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 8/10

1 stop8h 44m

Fairbanks

Sat 8/17

1 stop9h 40m

$611

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 6/27

1 stop9h 49m

Fairbanks

Thu 7/4

2 stops13h 29m

$665

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 8/10

1 stop20h 18m

Fairbanks

Fri 8/16

2 stops18h 46m

$666

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyFairbanks

DTW - FAI

DTWFAI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 8/2

2 stops16h 27m

Fairbanks

Sat 8/10

2 stops18h 46m

$670

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Deals found on 5/29

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Detroit to Fairbanks. Price data was last updated on May 26, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Temperature and rainfall in Fairbanks by month

Plan your trip to Fairbanks by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

FAI

Temperature

-7.6 - 62.6 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Fairbanks

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Fairbanks. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Fairbanks. Reviews last updated May 29, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with American Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines from Detroit to Fairbanks by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.0
Very good
10,457 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.4
Good
10,784 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.3
Good
14,302 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,192 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks for under $600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $580, but on average you can expect to pay $616.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks round-trip?

    Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Fairbanks, with prices starting at $580. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Alaska Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $584 and $665, respectively. Delta is priced at 12% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $290 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $335 and Alaska Airlines from $336 one-way.

  • What does DTW to FAI mean?

    Great question - DTW to FAI just means Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • Can I find deals for flights from Detroit to Fairbanks that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Detroit to Fairbanks flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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  • Can I find deals for flights from Detroit to Fairbanks that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Detroit to Fairbanks offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Detroit to Fairbanks?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Detroit to Fairbanks flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks flight deals updated?

    The Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/29.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks (average of $494). Flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Fairbanks in July is currently the most expensive (average of $784). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit to Fairbanks

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DeltaCheapest$278Average$731FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$413Average$711FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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American AirlinesCheapest$680Average$845FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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