Flight distance from Los Angeles to Detroit in miles and km Show

🧭 Distance

Air distance from Los Angeles to Detroit is 1,978 miles (3,184 kilometers).

Use our calculator below to find out the how many reward miles you can get for this flight.

1,978
Miles
3,184
Kilometers

⏱ Flight time

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles to Detroit is 4 hours 24 minutes. Return flight is 4 hours 54 minutes long.

4h 24m
Los Angeles – Detroit
4h 54m
Detroit – Los Angeles

🕐 Local time

Time difference between Los Angeles and Detroit is 3 hours. Detroit is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Calculate time difference between Los Angeles and Detroit using the slider below:

04:24
9 August
Los Angeles
04:24
9 August
Detroit

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Final amount of award miles you get depends on booking class and program tier level.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

You can expect to get 1,978 flight miles for a flight from Los Angeles to Detroit. However final amount of miles will depend on frequent flyer program rules, booking class and your level in program.

1,978
Total Miles

Airlines flying from Los Angeles to Detroit

Airports Information

Los Angeles

Los Angeles International (LAX)

IATA CodeLAX
CityLos Angeles
Country United States
Distance from LAX to DTW 1,978 miles (3184 km)
Distance from LAX to YIP 1,969 miles (3169 km)

Los Angeles Van Nuys (VNY)

Telephone(818) 442-6500
IATA CodeVNY
CityLos Angeles
Country United States
Address16461 Sherman Way, Van Nuys, CA 91406
Distance from VNY to DTW 1,974 miles (3178 km)
Distance from VNY to YIP 1,965 miles (3163 km)

Detroit

Detroit Wayne County (DTW)

Telephone(734) 247-7678
IATA CodeDTW
CityDetroit
Country United States
AddressDetroit, MI 48242
Distance from DTW to LAX 1,978 miles (3184 km)
Distance from DTW to VNY 1,974 miles (3178 km)

Detroit Willow Run (YIP)

Telephone(734) 485-6666
IATA CodeYIP
CityDetroit
Country United States
Address801 Willow Run Airport, Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Distance from YIP to LAX 1,969 miles (3169 km)
Distance from YIP to VNY 1,965 miles (3163 km)

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