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Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:50 AM

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Los Angeles to Detroit Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:50 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Detroit. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals on Los Angeles to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
LAXDTT
Wed 10/12
nonstop
DTTLAX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$196
Select
Spirit
LAXDTT
Sat 11/5
nonstop
DTTLAX
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$196
Select
American
LAXDTT
Wed 11/16
1 stop
DTTLAX
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$274
Select
Frontier
LAXDTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
DTTLAX
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$322
Select
JetBlue
LAXDTT
Wed 10/19
1 stop
DTTLAX
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$376
Select
Alaska
LAXDTT
Fri 10/28
1 stop
DTTLAX
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$403
Select

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles to Detroit?

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 $203.

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?

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 $217 $340
7-14 days $196 $295
14-21 days $196 $295
21-30 days $197 $295
30-60 days $196 $274
60-90 days $197 $299
90+ days $197 $304

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Detroit

We've examined 26,779,839,826 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 Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$207 $197 $196 $207 $207 $196 $207

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles to Detroit by Month

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
September Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 9/29/16 10/6/16 0 $437
October Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 10/12/16 10/18/16 0 $196
November Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 11/5/16 11/8/16 0 $196
December Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 12/1/16 12/3/16 0 $207
January Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 1/24/17 1/31/17 0 $197
February Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 2/4/17 2/9/17 0 $207
March Los Angeles Detroit JetBlue 3/15/17 3/21/17 1 $440
April Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 4/27/17 5/1/17 0 $367

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

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
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$257
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$257 $217
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$217 $197
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$197 $197
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$197 $197
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$197

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

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 $356.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $197.

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 5 5 5 6 6 4 6 06:45 23:13
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:41 22:59

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

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 $272.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $327.

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 29 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 48 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 72% 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: Sep 28, 2016 1:50 AMNumber of routes searched: 384Number of itineraries searched: 654,763

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
American ORD
American DFW
United IAD
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
United EWR
JetBlue BOS
Spirit IAH
Delta CVG
American DCA
American CLT
American MIA
JetBlue FLL
Delta JFK
Delta RDU
Delta MCI
Alaska SEA

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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