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Find The Best Dates To Fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles Intl.

Amazing DTW to LAX Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Los Angeles Intl. found within the past 7 days were $118 round trip and $53 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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FAQs about flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)

Can I catch a flight from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) right now?

Be sure to go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor to find out if there are any current travel advice reports and quarantine requirements in effect in Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) when jet-setting from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County).

Are there direct flights from Detroit Metro Airport to LAX?

Some trips are all about the journey; other times, the magic is in the destination. If you're keen to get to your destination fast, multiple airlines advertise direct flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to LAX, including Delta and Spirit Airlines.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from DTW to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)?

If you're flying from Detroit Metro Airport to LAX, you can expect the flight to take approximately 4 hours and 55 minutes. If this sounds longer than you anticipated, why not make the most of it? Read about where you're headed, do some last-minute organizing and get as much sleep as possible before the adventure starts.

What is the flight distance from Metro Airport to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)?

Covering 1,988 mi between Detroit Metro Airport and Detroit Metro Airport calls for a glass of bubbly and a few good movies. Adjust your seat, relax and enjoy the journey.

What airlines fly from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to LAX?

There are a couple of airlines that offer direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to LAX. Delta (DL) is one of the most popular, and operates at least 251 flights each month. It's a good idea to also browse the deals available through Spirit Airlines (NK). Another leading carrier, it operates 60 flights monthly on the Detroit to Los Angeles route. Compare the two to score the best fare.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

 

Traveling From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Traveling To Los Angeles Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 0 hours 58 mins
Earliest Departure Time 6:30AM PST
Latest Departure Time 9:31PM PST
Lowest Flight Price $118

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Los Angeles International Airport

Distance:
1,986.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on DTW to LAX Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
American Airlines
Saab SF340A/B
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A319
Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737 all pax models
Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-500 pax
Delta Air Lines
Boeing 747-400 pax
Jet Airways (India)
Airbus A320-100/200

Discover our best flights from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX at the right price  

Airfares to Los Angeles LAX from Detroit DTW currently cost between $118 and $139. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX on Travelocity starting at $53. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Los Angeles LAX from Detroit DTW quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Los Angeles faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to LAX from DTW to take around 0 hour(s) 58 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to LAX from DTW. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, January is usually the cheapest month to fly from Detroit DTW to Los Angeles LAX. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Los Angeles LAX from Detroit DTW 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to LAX from DTW have this option.  

 

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We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.