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Detroit to Los Angeles Flights

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Selected fares from Detroit to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DTT LAX Wed, Jan 21 - Wed, Jan 28 $207
DTT LAX Fri, Jan 30 - Sat, Jan 31 $271
DTT LAX Wed, Jan 21 - Thu, Jan 22 $280
DTT LAX Fri, Jan 16 - Fri, Jan 23 $286
DTT LAX Fri, Jan 16 - Fri, Jan 23 $346
DTT LAX Fri, Jan 23 - Fri, Jan 30 $375
DTT LAX Sat, Jan 31 - Tue, Feb 3 $451
DTT LAX Sat, Jan 17 - Tue, Jan 20 $485
DTT LAX Wed, Mar 18 - Mon, Mar 30 $778

Detroit and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in Detroit MI, US
map of airports in Detroit
  • 1

    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTW to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
  • 2

    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTT to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 5 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 31 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $232
Earn $2.32
Return Sun, Feb 1 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 28 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Thu, Feb 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 31 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Sat, Feb 7 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 7 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Mon, Feb 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 3 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Sat, Feb 7 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Feb 2 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Mon, Feb 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Mar 7 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Mon, Mar 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Mar 7 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Thu, Mar 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in March from Detroit to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Mar 30 Detroit (DTW) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Mon, Apr 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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Flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles is a popular destination for travel. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Los Angeles. The site features a search engine that looks at a variety of major airlines to locate low cost airfares. The Los Angeles International Airport sits 15 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles on World Way. Many airlines service the Los Angeles Airport, including US Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, American Airlines, Delta and Continental. Orbitz.com can help travelers book the best deals.

Transportation from the Los Angeles International Airport

Travelers have a variety of options for ground transportation from the airport. The LAX shuttle offers transport to most major hotels in the area for a small charge. Public buses and light rail systems charge a flat fee depending on the destination. Rental cars can be obtained through Orbitz.com at discount prices, and taxis offer metered services throughout the city.

Weather in Los Angeles

Los Angeles boasts very mild climate year-round. Winter temperatures rarely go below 50°F. Summers average temperatures stay around 85°F.

Los Angeles Attractions

Los Angeles offers its visitors a wide variety of things to do. The Getty Center museum displays famous pieces by Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne and features a botanical garden with flowers from the region. The Walt Disney concert hall provides symphonies and musical concerts throughout the year. The concert hall also houses a theater for dramatic productions. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles features a dinosaur hall with three t-rex specimens and other dinosaur exhibits. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate the top sales on area attractions and cheap flights to Los Angeles, which is great for the budget traveler.

Interesting facts about flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 5h 8m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 1719 (6:01 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Detroit to Los Angeles.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 1237 (3:38 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Detroit to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Detroit to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 1237, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 5h 6m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Detroit to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 1719, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 5h 9m.
    • Flights from Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Detroit to Los Angeles on Sun, Dec 28, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2088/AA2011 DTW 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM 319/321 6hr 44min
American Airlines/US Airways AA2088/US2011 DTW 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM 319/321 6hr 44min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL2235/AA2011 DTW 5:49 PM LAX 12:29 AM M90/321 9hr 40min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL2235/US2011 DTW 5:49 PM LAX 12:29 AM M90/321 9hr 40min
US Airways/American Airlines US2088/AA2011 DTW 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM 319/321 6hr 44min
US Airways/US Airways US2088/US2011 DTW 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM 319/321 6hr 44min
Delta Air Lines DL1706 DTW 8:25 AM LAX 10:40 AM 739 5hr 15min
American Airlines/US Airways AA1125/US2419 DTW 6:15 AM LAX 10:45 AM 738/32B 7hr 30min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA1125/AA2419 DTW 6:15 AM LAX 10:45 AM 738/32B 7hr 30min
US Airways/US Airways US1125/US2419 DTW 6:15 AM LAX 10:45 AM 738/32B 7hr 30min
US Airways/American Airlines US1125/AA2419 DTW 6:15 AM LAX 10:45 AM 738/32B 7hr 30min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3148/US1192 DTW 6:50 AM LAX 11:00 AM ER4/738 7hr 10min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3148/AA1192 DTW 6:50 AM LAX 11:00 AM ER4/738 7hr 10min