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Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International (DTT - LAX)

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The best prices from Detroit to Los Angeles International are usually found in September or October, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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

DTT - LAX
Price
$221 - $376

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$221

From Detroit to Los Angeles International

One-way from

$56

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?

Leaving on a Tuesday 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 14% on the overall cost on flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International.

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

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 Detroit to Los Angeles International 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 Detroit to Los Angeles International?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles International from Detroit. Prices for September average $95 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 12% on your journey compared to booking in September

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

It’s optimal to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles International in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 22% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International in October, November 2020

The best prices found for DTT to LAX flights for October, November
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$71pp
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 Nov - 5 Nov
$78pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$79pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Los Angeles International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles International from Detroit found for this year
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$71pp
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 Nov - 5 Nov
$78pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$79pp
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 Los Angeles International from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Los Angeles International direct flight deals
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$110pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 Nov - 21 Nov
$112pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Dec - 6 Dec
$113pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
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
29 Oct - 12 Nov
$71pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$79pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
29 Oct - 12 Nov
$83pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-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
5:40 am - 5:22 am
Frontier
1 Stop
26h 42m
DTW - LAX
Frontier
$56
Kiwi.com
2:50 pm - 6:28 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
18h 38m
DTW - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$76
FlightNetwork
3:00 am - 11:20 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
11h 20m
DTW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$78
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Los Angeles International

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to Los Angeles 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 Detroit and Los Angeles 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.

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. JetBlue and Delta are some airlines that have done so. New policies for travelers booking flights from Detroit to Los Angeles include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Detroit to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $71, but on average you can expect to pay $90.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International is less than $125.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Los Angeles International for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Los Angeles International within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 9 flights depart from Detroit to Los Angeles per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 44% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 56% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Detroit. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

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

A quick flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International can take about 4h 51m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $112. There are 1986 mi between Detroit and Los Angeles International. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles International, with prices starting at $71. You may be able to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles International for 75% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Detroit to Los Angeles International are Spirit Airlines ($27) and Frontier ($56).

Alternative routes for Detroit to Los Angeles International

Destination information for Los Angeles International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to Los Angeles International

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles International

Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of DTT to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 39% of DTT to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of DTT to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTT to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Los Angeles International
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
12 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
12 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
9 daily flights