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The best prices from Los Angeles to Detroit are usually found in September or October, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

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

LAX - DTT
Price
$252 - $411
DTT
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
DTT
Rainfall
2.5 - 3.8 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from $252 From Los Angeles to Detroit
One-way from $61 One-way flight from Los Angeles to Detroit
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 Los Angeles to Detroit?

Leaving on a Wednesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 22% on the overall cost on flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Detroit at least 31 days early can save you up to 27% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Los Angeles to Detroit for as little as $251 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $293 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Detroit from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $252. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $146. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Detroit in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Detroit in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LAX to DTT flights for September, October
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$102pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Oct - 19 Oct
$105pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Oct - 31 Oct
$109pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Detroit 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Los Angeles found for this year
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$102pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Oct - 19 Oct
$105pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Oct - 31 Oct
$109pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Detroit from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Detroit direct flight deals
24 Oct - 31 Oct
$115pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
15 Oct - 26 Oct
$122pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Oct - 15 Oct
$128pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
7 Oct - 10 Oct
$122pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Oct - 17 Oct
$133pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Oct - 12 Oct
$140pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Detroit from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Detroit
7:06 am - 2:15 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 09m
LAX - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$61
Gotogate
10:50 am - 5:58 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 08m
LAX - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$76
Kiwi.com
5:27 pm - 12:47 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 20m
LAX - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$90
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Detroit

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Detroit 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 Los Angeles and Detroit 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 Los Angeles to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Detroit for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $102, but on average you can expect to pay $123.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Detroit is less than $172.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Detroit for under $200?

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday.

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

Travelers can expect 5 flights from Los Angeles to Detroit on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 80% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Detroit?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F 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 Detroit is generally colder than in Los Angeles.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Detroit?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Los Angeles to Detroit in just under 4h 08m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance from Los Angeles to Detroit is about 1986 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($105), offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Detroit. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 66% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $61 on Spirit Airlines.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Detroit

Destination information for Detroit

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Detroit
Flight duration
4h 33m
Average temperature for September in Detroit
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Detroit
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Detroit

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Detroit

Morning 6 AM to noon 36% of LAX to DTT departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 31% of LAX to DTT departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 17% of LAX to DTT departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 16% of LAX to DTT departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Detroit
Sunday
19 daily flights
Monday
13 daily flights
Tuesday
12 daily flights
Wednesday
13 daily flights
Thursday
14 daily flights
Friday
17 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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