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Cheap flights from Michigan (MI) to California (CA)

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Michigan to California

How far in advance should I book a flight from Michigan to California?

To save up to 8% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 17 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Michigan to California from $87 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $97 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Michigan to California?

September can be a great time to fly to California from Michigan with a flight ticket averaging about $95. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Michigan to California in July, August 2020

The best prices found for Michigan to California flights for July, August
31 Jul - 3 Aug
$96pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
22 Jul - 27 Jul
$108pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15 Jul - 25 Jul
$111pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Michigan to California 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Michigan found for this year
15 Aug - 22 Aug
$96pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 Jul - 3 Aug
$96pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
26 Aug - 1 Sep
$103pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to California from Michigan

Save time with Michigan to California direct flight deals
31 Jul - 3 Aug
$96pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
15 Jul - 25 Jul
$111pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18 Jul - 25 Jul
$114pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Michigan to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Michigan, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 10 Jul
$170pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
26 Jun - 6 Jul
$175pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
26 Jun - 29 Jun
$187pp
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
GRR
Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

One-way flights to California from Michigan

The cheapest one-way flights from Michigan to California
10:20 am - 11:52 am
Allegiant Air
Nonstop
4h 32m
GRR - LAX
Allegiant Air
$51
FlyFar
10:25 am - 12:21 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 56m
DTW - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$54
FlyFar
4:00 am - 5:47 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 47m
DTW - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$58
FlyFar

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Michigan to California flights.

Flight FAQs

From Michigan to California

Are flight prices decreasing from Michigan to California due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Michigan and California for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Michigan to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Michigan to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Allegiant Air for just $96, but on average you can expect to pay $113.

Are there nonstop flights from Michigan to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Michigan to California under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Michigan to California is less than $126.

Are there last-minute flights available from Michigan to California for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Michigan to California within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Michigan to California was viewed by 699 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Michigan to California?

American Airlines, JetBlue and Frontier are the most popular airlines when flying from Michigan to California.

What are the most popular routes from Michigan to California?

The most popular route from Michigan to California is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Los Angeles. You may also consider Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Francisco or Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Diego.

What are the cheapest Flights from Michigan to California?

On average you can expect to pay $306 for a flight from Michigan to California. The cheapest flight overall is $130 while the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Los Angeles) is currently priced at $70.

What are the most reliable airlines from Michigan to California?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Michigan to California on time: KLM(100%), China Southern(100%), China Eastern(100%.)

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Michigan to California
Flight duration
4h 23m

Airports servicing

Escanaba (ESC)
Flint (FNT)
Grand Rapids (GRR)
Iron Mountain (IMT)
Ironwood (IWD)

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
McClellan-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)
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