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LAX to DTW Route Map

Los Angeles to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

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

Distance:
1,974.65 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from LAX to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 757 all pax models
Boeing 767-300 pax

LAX - Los Angeles Intl. Airlines

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DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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

  • The average flight time from Los Angeles, CA to Detroit, MI takes about 231 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlines operates the shortest flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.
  • There were 321,345 passengers that flew from Los Angeles to Detroit in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles, CA to Detroit, MI.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from LAX to DTW for Northwest Airlines is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 113 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 282,621 passengers from LAX to DTW in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between LAX and DTW takes about 231 minutes.
  • Flight #2430, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 11 minutes average delay between flights from Los Angeles to Detroit.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Los Angeles and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the A330-3 built by Airbus Industrie with 298 seats.
  • The newest aircraft servicing LAX to DTW in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' A330-3 from Airbus Industrie. The A330-3 started flying in 2004.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from LAX to DTW using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Los Angeles, CA to Detroit, MI in 2009 was American Airlines' B767-2/R from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • 354,436 seats were available on flights from LAX to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 321,345 passengers flew on all flights from LAX to DTW that year.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Los Angeles to Detroit in 2009 was 88.31%.
  • The shortest flight distance between Los Angeles and Detroit is 1979 miles.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between Los Angeles and Detroit.
  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Los Angeles to Detroit.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)