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

DTT — LAX
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Detroit All airports to Los Angeles are usually found in February or January, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to LAX flight in 2023: compare Detroit to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

DTT - LAX

Price

$254 - $477

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Round-trip from$254From Detroit (DTT) to Los Angeles
One-way from$77One-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 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $386 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $500.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Detroit in February are about $370 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $131.

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 52% on flights from Detroit to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles in January, February 2023

The best prices found for DTT to LAX flights for January, February
Feb 14 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 12m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 8 - Mar 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 09m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 52m
$117

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 15 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

9h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 01m
$126

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Detroit to Los Angeles 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Detroit found for this year
Feb 14 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 12m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Mar 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 09m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 52m
$117

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 15 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

9h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 01m
$126

Spirit Airlines

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Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Feb 14 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 12m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Mar 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 09m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 52m
$117

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Feb 15 - Feb 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

9h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 01m
$126

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Apr 21 - Apr 24
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 25m
$150

Spirit Airlines

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Mar 13 - Mar 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 22m
$151

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May 18 - May 23
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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 18m
$156

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Detroit, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 11m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

11h 15m
$135

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 4 - Feb 11
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 11m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 04m
$149

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 1 - Feb 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 11m
LAX

Los Angeles

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

5h 58m
$150

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Los Angeles
Mar 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

11h 10m
$57

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Mar 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

10h 20m
$58

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 09m
$59

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Los Angeles

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews

Food

5.6

Overall

6.9

Comfort

6.4

Boarding

7.2

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

5.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything was great except Spirit airlines damaged my brand new Porta Suitcase that I purchased in Peru. When I retrieved my Checked suitcase at ft Lauderdale Airport, my suitcase was damaged with a dent on 1 of the corners of suitcase

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews
Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews

Food

5.6

Overall

6.9

Comfort

6.4

Boarding

7.2

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

5.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything was great except Spirit airlines damaged my brand new Porta Suitcase that I purchased in Peru. When I retrieved my Checked suitcase at ft Lauderdale Airport, my suitcase was damaged with a dent on 1 of the corners of suitcase

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 13 flights from All airports to Los Angeles, all of which are around 4h 45m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 10 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 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 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 $114, but on average you can expect to pay $136.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Los Angeles is less than $167.

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

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

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

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

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

On average 1 flight departs from Detroit to Los Angeles per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from Detroit to Los Angeles in about 8h 05m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to . There are 1986 mi between Detroit and Los Angeles.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $114, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit to Los Angeles.. You may be able to fly from Detroit to Los Angeles for 69% 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 China Southern (100%), ITA Airways (94%) and LATAM Airlines (92%).

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $74. While the most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Los Angeles) can be booked for $116 on average our data indicates $908 when flying from Detroit to Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Detroit to Los Angeles

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Top 7 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$14Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$129Average$314FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$202Average$489FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$218Average$439FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$293Average$627FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$299Average$484FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$349Average$577FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-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
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
50%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
31%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
18%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

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
Sunday10daily flights
Monday18daily flights
Tuesday16daily flights
Wednesday17daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday11daily flights
Saturday6daily flights
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