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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 - Downtown LA when they travel from Los Angeles to Detroit. Book your trip to arrive at Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport, or Detroit-Southwest. The distance between Los Angeles and Detroit is 3181 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Linear Air, and American Airlines. Los Angeles and Detroit have 401 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Linear Air O2YesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Los Angeles, LAX can enter Detroit, DTW.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

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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 4.4 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 Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Paris, Guadalajara, Cancún, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Denver, New York, London, Atlanta, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Chicago, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Lisbon, Berlin, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Munich.
What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and Denver, Phoenix, Orlando, Las Vegas, New York, Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Atlanta, San Diego, London, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Oakland, Tampa, Mexico City, Paris, Fort Myers, Salt Lake City.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Tijuana International, Ontario International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Barbara Municipal, McClellan–Palomar, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach.
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, Windsor International, Toledo Express, London International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Capital Region 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?
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