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Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit, United States Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 1:57 -05:00

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Detroit Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 1:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,388,445,043 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from {origin} to Detroit. Frontier & Spirit frequently offer the best deals on {origin} to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
LAXDTT
Tue 1/10
1 stop
DTTLAX
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$184
Spirit
LAXDTT
Thu 1/12
nonstop
DTTLAX
Wed 1/25
nonstop
$225
Alaska
LAXDTT
Sat 1/14
1 stop
DTTLAX
Sat 1/21
1 stop
$261
United
LAXDTT
Thu 1/19
1 stop
DTTLAX
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$278
JetBlue
LAXDTT
Tue 1/10
1 stop
DTTLAX
Tue 1/24
1 stop
$286
American
LAXDTT
Fri 1/27
2 stops
DTTLAX
Tue 1/31
2 stops
$296

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles to Detroit? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $211.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Los Angeles to Detroit based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Los Angeles to Detroit? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $345 $350
7-14 days $345 $338
14-21 days $345 $338
21-30 days $247 $270
30-60 days $225 $184
60-90 days $225 $268
90+ days $407 $283

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,395,253,557 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Detroit is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$224 $184 $184 $225 $225 $204 $227

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles to Detroit by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Los Angeles to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 12/28/16 1/7/17 0 $335
January Los Angeles Detroit Frontier 1/10/17 1/16/17 1 $184
February Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 2/7/17 2/13/17 0 $225
March Los Angeles Detroit United 3/1/17 3/8/17 1 $286
April Los Angeles Detroit United 4/11/17 4/18/17 1 $286
May Los Angeles Detroit United 5/4/17 5/6/17 1 $286
June Los Angeles Detroit United 6/3/17 6/7/17 1 $286
July Los Angeles Detroit United 7/22/17 7/27/17 1 $326

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Los Angeles to Detroit. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$345
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$345 $392
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$392 $572
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$572 $531
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$531 $247
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$247

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $305.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $434.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 6 5 5 5 5 4 6 06:50 23:50
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:16 22:16

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Los Angeles to Detroit. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $211.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $296.

Los Angeles to Detroit Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Detroit flight time is 4 hours and 31 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Detroit is 1,973 miles (3,175 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: There are 43 direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 83% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Los Angeles flying to Detroit Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 1:57 -05:00Number of routes searched: 435Number of itineraries searched: 660,927

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles to Detroit? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles airlines with flights to Detroit. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Los Angeles to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Delta -
Spirit -
American PHX
American ATL
American CLT
American DCA
American DFW
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta AUS
Delta BNA
Frontier DEN
Spirit DEN
Spirit DFW
Spirit FLL
Spirit IAH
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH
United ORD

Los Angeles to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles and Detroit. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit