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

DTT — LAX
May 17 — May 241

The best prices from Detroit All airports to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Detroit to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to LAX flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

DTT - LAX

Price

$208 - $376

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Round-trip from$208From Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles
One-way from$121One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to Los Angeles, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 38% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $242 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $344.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Detroit in August are about $264 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $119.

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

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 34% on flights from Detroit to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DTT to LAX flights for May, June
May 24 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$214

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

May 28 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

12h 14m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$224

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

May 21 - May 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 21m
$226

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Detroit to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Detroit found for this year
Nov 8 - Nov 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 03m
$199

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/11/22

Aug 28 - Aug 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 03m
$206

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/11/22

May 24 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$214

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Nov 8 - Nov 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 03m
$199

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/11/22

Aug 28 - Aug 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 03m
$206

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/11/22

May 24 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$214

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Aug 24 - Aug 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 01m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$211

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

May 24 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$214

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

May 25 - May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$226

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

Last minute flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Detroit, departing today and this week
May 21 - May 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 21m
$226

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

May 21 - May 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 26m
$234

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

May 21 - May 25
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 25m
$238

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/10/22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Los Angeles
May 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

12h 14m
$118

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/10/22

May 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 53m
$121

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

May 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

14h 54m
$128

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Booking a flight from Detroit All airports (DTT) to Los Angeles (LAX) is your only option if you wish to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles. On a typical day, there are 17 flights from All airports to Los Angeles, all of which are around 4h 48m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 9 airlines when you book a flight from All airports to Los Angeles.

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 American 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 for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $199, but on average you can expect to pay $245.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Los Angeles is less than $262.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Los Angeles for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $199, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit to Los Angeles.. You may be able to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles for 24% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to Los Angeles?

The most popular airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles are Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to Los Angeles?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Detroit to Los Angeles are LATAM Airlines (84%), Air France (82%) and Spirit Airlines (79%).

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $90. While the most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Los Angeles) can be booked for $211 on average our data indicates $1,005 when flying from Detroit to Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Detroit to Los Angeles

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Top 5 airlines flying from Detroit to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$11Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$98Average$246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$142Average$153FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$180Average$336FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$183Average$364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to Los Angeles
14%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
31%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
25%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
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Weekly flight availability from Detroit to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Los Angeles
Sunday9daily flights
Monday21daily flights
Tuesday21daily flights
Wednesday24daily flights
Thursday18daily flights
Friday18daily flights
Saturday10daily flights