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DTW to LAX Route Map

Detroit to Los Angeles Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Los Angeles Intl..

Distance:
1,974.65 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DTW to LAX

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax
Boeing 757 all pax models
Boeing 767-300 pax

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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LAX - Los Angeles Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Detroit to Los Angeles (DTW to LAX)

  • Northwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines offer flights from Detroit, MI to Los Angeles, CA.
  • There were 304,071 passengers that flew from Detroit to Los Angeles in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between DTW and LAX takes about 265 minutes.
  • The average flight time from Detroit, MI to Los Angeles, CA takes about 265 minutes.
  • Flight #2396, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 76 minutes average delay between flights from Detroit to Los Angeles.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Detroit and Los Angeles from Northwest Airlines is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 403 seats.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DTW to LAX for Northwest Airlines is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 116 seats.
  • 329,670 seats were available on flights from DTW to LAX in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 304,071 passengers flew on all flights from DTW to LAX that year.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DTW to LAX in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' A330-3 from Airbus Industrie. The A330-3 started flying in 2004.
  • The shortest flight distance between Detroit and Los Angeles is 1979 miles.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 266,181 passengers from DTW to LAX in 2009.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Detroit and Los Angeles.
  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Detroit to Los Angeles.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from DTW to LAX using 7 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlines operates the shortest flights from Detroit to Los Angeles.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Detroit to Los Angeles in 2009 was 89.18%.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Detroit, MI to Los Angeles, CA in 2009 was American Airlines' B767-2/R from Boeing which started flying in 1990.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)