The distance is straight path from one place to another place. There might be slight difference between the actual distance and the above mentioned distance because of the route chosen.The distance between the above mentioned places is 5451.1 miles approximately.
Detroit, Michigan is 1,987 miles [3,198 kilometers; 1,727 nautical miles] from Los Angeles, California. It takes about 4 hours to fly from Los Angeles to Detroit. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Detroit.