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Fares from $85 One Way, $208 Round Trip from Los Angeles to Detroit

Prices starting at $208 for return flights and $85 for one-way flights to Detroit were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?

Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines operate direct flights from Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), which means you won't have to worry about switching planes or waiting around during a layover.

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Detroit?

The shortest flight time from Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) is 4 hours and 14 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a drink or get absorbed in a good movie.

What airlines have the most flights from Los Angeles to Detroit?

Delta Air Lines (DL) is one off the airlines with the most flights from Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County). It offers 184 flights on this route every month. Taking off on a vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. Also investigate the great airfares available with Spirit Airlines (NK). Offering 36 flights every month between Los Angeles and Detroit, they'll make sure your journey is just as enjoyable as the destination.

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance1974 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Southwest Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Virgin Australia, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival6:19PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:45AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 16, 2020

Keep up the great work. I’ll keep flying Delta.

Feb 26, 2020

It was very hot on the plane....the air didn’t seem to be working.

Jan 22, 2020

One of the best flight’s I’ve ever had in my life. Smooth take off and landing. The seats were so comfortable i took a nap immediately. And i know it’s not always in the pilot’s control but i felt no turbulence on this flight. Best ever !

Jan 22, 2020

They didn’t bother me when I slept

Jan 13, 2020

Smooth flight all around. Nice terminal.

Dec 26, 2019

Just the guy from assistance in lax was not nice when I ask him a question he answered me very rude.

Dec 5, 2019

several movies wouldn’t play

Nov 22, 2019

Good price

Nov 11, 2019

Attendants ang pilots were great

Oct 15, 2019

Leg room tight

Finding Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Remember to use Orbitz.com when you are trying to find discounts on flights from Los Angeles. Whether travelling by air or ground, Orbitz.com will save you time and money.

Traveling to Detroit

Orbitz.com can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.

Airports in the Area

Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. Orbitz.com works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.

Transportation in Detroit

Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with Orbitz.com.

Detroit Climate Expectations

Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.

Things to Do in Detroit

The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.