Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles (DTW - LAX)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to LAX flight in 2021: compare Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
DTW - LAX
Price
$197 - $369
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$197

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

One-way from

$108

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles?

Users have found that booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles at least 17 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 17 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles for as little as $75 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 $95 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County average $86. You can even find prices in April for less than $86, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as $43. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 23%.

Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles in June, July 2021

The best prices found for DTW to LAX flights for June, July
14 Jul - 15 Jul
$119pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
27 Jul - 28 Jul
$120pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
27 Jul - 3 Aug
$147pp
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 Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County found for this year
25 Sep - 29 Sep
$109pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Sep - 18 Sep
$110pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14 Sep - 21 Sep
$112pp
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 from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Save time with Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles direct flight deals
14 Sep - 21 Sep
$132pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
21 Aug - 24 Aug
$158pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$160pp
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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 31 Aug
$150pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
26 Jun - 31 Aug
$166pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
26 Jun - 31 Aug
$169pp
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 from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles
6:30 pm - 12:02 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
44h 32m
DTW - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$108
Kiwi.com
3:15 pm - 7:05 am
Frontier
1 Stop
18h 50m
DTW - LAX
Frontier
$111
Kiwi.com
6:05 am - 12:26 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
9h 21m
DTW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$113
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Metropolitan Wayne County 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.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

To fly from Detroit to Los Angeles, you need to book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) to Los Angeles (LAX). Nonstop flights to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County take 4h 48m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 15 outbound flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles offered by 8 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $109, but on average you can expect to pay $129.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles is less than $203.

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

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

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Thursday, Saturday.

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

Travelers can expect 2 flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles on average per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County or Los Angeles?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is roughly greater than that of Los Angeles. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

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 Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

How long is the flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles?

Departing from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles will take you 5h. There are 1986 mi between Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County and Los Angeles. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $109. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 57% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles are Spirit Airlines ($60) and Frontier ($89).

Alternative routes for Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles.
Flight duration
4h 40m
Average temperature for June in Los Angeles
82.4 °F

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles 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
Frontier
$73 $193 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$142 $277 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$138 $280 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$56 $285 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$134 $333 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$248 $429 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County towards Los Angeles.
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of DTW to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 23% of DTW to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 18% of DTW to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of DTW to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
16 daily flights
Tuesday
16 daily flights
Wednesday
17 daily flights
Thursday
14 daily flights
Friday
15 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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