Cheap flights from Detroit to Los Angeles

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, or Detroit, MI Train station when they travel from Detroit to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles union station, or Los Angeles-Maravilla. The distance between Detroit and Los Angeles is 3181 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Detroit and Los Angeles have 204 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights24332936-4537

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to Los Angeles?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and Los Angeles takes around 4.9 hours.

What is the flight distance between Detroit and Los Angeles?

The flight distance between Detroit and Los Angeles is 3181 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and Los Angeles?

Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and McCarran International, LaGuardia, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Austin–Bergstrom International, Nashville International.

Which airports are there in Detroit?

Detroit is mainly served by Detroit Metropolitan. But there are other airports nearby, including Willow Run Airport, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport.

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, Toledo Express, Fort Wayne International, Windsor International, MBS International, Capital Region International, London International.

What airports are near Los Angeles?

The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Detroit, including Amtrak train, Greyhound, Indian Trails.

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