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Detroit travel tips

1) Catch magnificent sunsets on Belle Isle in Detroit

Try to make the whole day for Belle Isle in Detroit. It will be perfect if you visit its attractions (like Oudolf Garden Detroit, Belle Isle Casino and many others) and head to North Fishing Pier to catch a perfect sunset.

2) Decorate your house with goods from the Bureau of Urban Living in Detroit

When you go to the Bureau of Urban Living on 460 W. Canfield street in Detroit, it is impossible not to burn the hole in your wallet. But what nice purchases these are — soaps and dinnerware from Popink or pillows and prints from Hybrid-Home.

3) Catch free yoga classes in Beacon Park in Detroit

Whenever you come to Beacon Park on Grand River Avenue in Detroit, you will catch something interesting. There may be food trucks on summer weekdays from 11:00 to 14:00, free concerts or a silent disco on summer Saturdays from 19:00 to midnight) and free yoga classes on the lawn in the morning.

Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla when they travel from Los Angeles to Detroit. Book your trip to arrive at Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Detroit-Southwest, or Willow Run Airport. The distance between Los Angeles and Detroit is 3181 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Los Angeles and Detroit have 341 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to Detroit?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Detroit takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Detroit?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Detroit is 3181 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Detroit?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Detroit. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Melbourne, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, New York, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and London, Manchester, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Fort Myers, Edinburgh, Miami, New York, Denver, Dublin, Glasgow, Orlando, Salt Lake City, Toronto, Philadelphia, Austin, Monterrey, Boston, Hyderabad, Bangkok.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal.
What airports are near Detroit?
The main airport in Detroit is Detroit Metropolitan. It is also served by Cleveland Hopkins International, Gerald R. Ford International, Akron–Canton, Bishop International, Fort Wayne International, Toledo Express, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Capital Region International, Windsor International, MBS International.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Detroit?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Los Angeles and Detroit thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Los Angeles and Detroit can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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