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

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The best prices from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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

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

$50

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

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 11% on the overall cost on flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles.

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%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles (DTW - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles in March, April 2021

17 Apr - 23 Apr
$68pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
16 Mar - 19 Mar
$70pp
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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
8 Mar - 12 Mar
$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

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

17 Apr - 23 Apr
$68pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
16 Mar - 19 Mar
$70pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
8 Mar - 12 Mar
$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

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

15 Apr - 19 Apr
$82pp
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 Apr - 22 Apr
$83pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 Mar - 30 Mar
$84pp
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 Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

8 Mar - 12 Mar
$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
11 Mar - 15 Mar
$72pp
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 Mar - 15 Mar
$73pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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

4:45 pm - 4:32 am
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 47m
DTW - LAX
Frontier
$50
FareScan
2:14 pm - 7:40 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
32h 26m
DTW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$64
Gotogate
3:45 pm - 2:46 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
26h 01m
DTW - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$65
Gotogate

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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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles. Policies will vary by airline.

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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $79.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles is less than $94.

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

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

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

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

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

Travelers can expect 1 flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 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 similar to 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 4h 57m. There are 1986 mi between Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County and Los Angeles. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying 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 $68. Another option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $94 round trip. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 73% 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 ($31) and Frontier ($50).

Alternative routes for Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Average temperature for March in Los Angeles
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Los Angeles
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Los Angeles

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

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

Morning 6 AM to noon 66% of DTW to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 22% of DTW to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 11% of DTW to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTW to LAX departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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