Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

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24 May — 31 May1
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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Detroit to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to LAX flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

DTT - LAX

Price

C$ 208 - C$ 376

LAX

Temperature

14 - 23 °C

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 87 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 267From Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles
One-way fromC$ 257One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Travellers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 49% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to Los Angeles, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 38% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 311 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 442.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Los Angeles from Detroit average C$ 339. You can even find prices in August for less than C$ 339, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as C$ 153. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from Detroit. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 42%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Detroit to Los Angeles in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DTT to LAX flights for May, June
23 May - 31 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
C$ 449

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

29 May - 3 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 23m
C$ 453

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

23 May - 31 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 39m
C$ 456

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

Detroit to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Detroit found for this year
28 Oct. - 28 Oct.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 20m
C$ 272

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

12 Sep. - 15 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 05m
C$ 401

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

27 Sep. - 29 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
C$ 429

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

28 Oct. - 28 Oct.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 20m
C$ 272

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

12 Sep. - 15 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 05m
C$ 401

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

27 Sep. - 29 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
C$ 429

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

4 Oct. - 11 Oct.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

12h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

15h 12m
C$ 434

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

4 Oct. - 11 Oct.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

12h 29m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 56m
C$ 469

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

26 May - 30 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

12h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 42m
C$ 669

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

Direct flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Los Angeles direct flight deals
29 May - 3 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 23m
C$ 453

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

27 Sep. - 29 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
C$ 457

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

12 Sep. - 15 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
C$ 458

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

Last minute flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Detroit, departing today and this week
29 May - 3 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 23m
C$ 453

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

28 May - 2 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 21m
C$ 473

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

29 May - 29 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 21m
C$ 492

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/19/22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Los Angeles
27 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
C$ 230

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

11 Nov.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

10h 19m
C$ 257

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/16/22

4 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 02m
C$ 267

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Los Angeles flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles?

If you wish to fly to Los Angeles from Detroit, then you need to book flights from Detroit All airports to Los Angeles. There are 16 flights from All airports (DTT) to Los Angeles (LAX) per day to choose from. Flights to Los Angeles from All airports are available from 6 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 4h 50m is how long a nonstop flight from Detroit to Los Angeles typically takes.

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and Endeavor 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.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Los Angeles for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Los Angeles for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 272, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 446.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles for under C$ 500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles under C$ 500. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to Los Angeles is less than C$ 520.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Los Angeles for under C$ 500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than C$ 500.

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

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

17 flight departures from Detroit to Los Angeles per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 18% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 12% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 41% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta can get you from Detroit to Los Angeles in just under 5h 01m. Your travel time can differ by up to 7h 28m. The distance from Detroit to Los Angeles is about 3196 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at C$ 272. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at C$ 434 and C$ 480, respectively. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 19% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at C$ 230. JetBlue flights start at C$ 257 while deals on United Airlines start at C$ 267 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Before booking your flight from Detroit to Los Angeles check out the most popular airlines for this route: Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or JetBlue.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Consider Spirit Airlines (80%), Korean Air (78%) or Aeromexico (77%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Detroit to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Los Angeles?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 595 for a flight from Detroit to Los Angeles. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 325 while the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Los Angeles) is currently priced at C$ 533.

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit AirlinesCheapestC$ 188AverageC$ 353FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapestC$ 331AverageC$ 499FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Endeavor AirlinesCheapestC$ 602AverageC$ 695FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to Los Angeles
15%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
29%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
26%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Los Angeles
Sunday9daily flights
Monday19daily flights
Tuesday12daily flights
Wednesday24daily flights
Thursday25daily flights
Friday14daily flights
Saturday9daily flights