Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International

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The best prices from Detroit to Los Angeles International are usually found in August or September, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles International (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to LAX flight in 2021: compare Detroit to Los Angeles International flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles International.
DTT - LAX
Price
C$ 261 - C$ 472

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 261

From Detroit to Los Angeles International

One-way from

C$ 253

One-way flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to Los Angeles International?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 28% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 511. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 567.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles International?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles International from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 471 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 334. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles International (DTT - LAX)?

When flying from Detroit to Los Angeles International, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 20% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International in April, May 2021

The best prices found for DTT to LAX flights for April, May
4 May - 11 May
C$ 141pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 May - 11 May
C$ 153pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 May - 11 May
C$ 165pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Los Angeles International 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles International from Detroit found for this year
4 May - 11 May
C$ 141pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 May - 11 May
C$ 153pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 May - 11 May
C$ 165pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Direct flights to Los Angeles International from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Los Angeles International direct flight deals
4 May - 11 May
C$ 165pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
8 May - 23 May
C$ 171pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 May - 11 May
C$ 175pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles International from Detroit, departing today and this week
19 Apr - 24 Apr
C$ 210pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
20 Apr - 4 May
C$ 212pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 Apr - 23 Apr
C$ 221pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Los Angeles International from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International
10:04 a.m. - 12:03 p.m.
Spirit Airlines
Direct
4h 59m
DTW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
C$ 253
Spirit
7:45 a.m. - 4:46 p.m.
Alaska Airlines
2 stops
12h 01m
DTW - LAX
Alaska Airlines
C$ 404
Alaska Airlines
4:37 a.m. - 6:52 a.m.
Delta
Direct
5h 15m
DTW - LAX
Delta
C$ 910
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Los Angeles International

Can I find flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under C$ 251 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under C$ 251. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 141, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 192.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Detroit to Los Angeles. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under C$ 251 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International under C$ 251. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International is less than C$ 232.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under C$ 251?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International within the next 7 days for less than C$ 251.

What days are direct flights available from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday.

How many flights depart from Detroit to Los Angeles International on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Detroit to Los Angeles per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Detroit.

How long is the flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International?

For as low as C$ 175, Delta can have you in Los Angeles International from Detroit in 4h 46m. The distance from Detroit to Los Angeles International is about 3196 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Detroit to Los Angeles International round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines (C$ 141), and Delta (C$ 175) offers the cheapest pricing from Detroit to Los Angeles International. Spirit Airlines is 57% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles International one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 102. Users have also found prices from C$ 169 and C$ 200 on Spirit Airlines and Alaska Airlines, respectively.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Los Angeles International.
Flight duration
4h 36m

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Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to Los Angeles International choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
C$ 148 C$ 270 No cancel fee 65%
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American Airlines
C$ 144 C$ 323 No cancel fee 71%
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United Airlines
C$ 271 C$ 423 No cancel fee 69%
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Delta
C$ 255 C$ 437 No cancel fee N/A
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles International

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards Los Angeles International.
Morning 6 AM to noon 49% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 43% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 7% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Los Angeles International
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Los Angeles International.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
11 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
10 daily flights
Friday
12 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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