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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit, MI, United States - LAX to DTT Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:17 PM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to Detroit Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:17 PM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $506
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 18, 2016 $242
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $244
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 7, 2016 Aug 20, 2016 $645
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 $262
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $244
Aug 26, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $244
Aug 26, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $244
Aug 26, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $244
Aug 26, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $244

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to Detroit (LAX to DTT)?

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 $282.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to Detroit (LAX to DTT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Los Angeles to Detroit should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $495 $340
7-14 days $287 $332
14-21 days $307 $327
21-30 days $262 $334
30-60 days $312 $340
60-90 days $297 $244
90+ days $277 $242

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Detroit

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$292 $262 $244 $292 $292 $302 $287

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to Detroit

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Los Angeles Detroit American 5/28/16 6/1/16 1 $340
June Los Angeles Detroit Spirit 6/21/16 6/23/16 0 $262
July Los Angeles Detroit United 7/13/16 7/16/16 1 $340
August Los Angeles Detroit United 8/17/16 8/24/16 1 $244
September Los Angeles Detroit American 9/16/16 9/18/16 1 $242
October Los Angeles Detroit American 10/3/16 10/11/16 1 $244
November Los Angeles Detroit American 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $244
December Los Angeles Detroit American 12/4/16 12/13/16 1 $244

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Los Angeles to Detroit

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$367
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$367 $374
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$374 $307
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$307 $312
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$312 $472
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$472

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit (LAX to DTT)

Your Los Angeles to Detroit flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $412.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $262.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to Detroit
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 06:45 23:10
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:35 22:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit (LAX to DTT)

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 $172.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Detroit is $391.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $204
Santa Ana to Detroit American, Alaska, United $340
Ontario to Detroit American, Alaska, United $390
Burbank to Detroit American, Alaska, United $435
Long Beach to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $446
Santa Barbara to Detroit American, Alaska, United $521
Palm Springs to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $446
Bakersfield to Detroit American, United $481
San Luis Obispo to Detroit American, United $426
Palomar to DetroitCheck Dates
Santa Maria to Detroit United $505
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $160
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Los Angeles to Windsor American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $591
San Diego to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $217
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $204
Los Angeles to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, WestJet $359
San Diego to Windsor American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet Check Dates
Los Angeles to Cleveland American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $187
Santa Ana to Windsor American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $680
Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $177
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Spirit, United, Virgin America $71
Los Angeles to Flint American, Alaska, United $364
San Diego to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $349
Ontario to Chicago American, Alaska, United $248
Santa Ana to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $220
Los Angeles to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $294
Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $112
Los Angeles to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $255
Los Angeles to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $287

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to Detroit (LAX to DTT) Number of flights searched: 229Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:17 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Detroit with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.

Los Angeles to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
Spirit DFW X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X
Southwest MDW X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Los Angeles and Detroit, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Los Angeles to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Detroit flight time is 4 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Detroit is 1973 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: There are 47 direct flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 85% 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: Denver, CO
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