Cheap flights from Kansas City to Denver (MCI - DEN)

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The best prices from Kansas City to Denver are usually found in April or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Denver (DEN)

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to DEN flight in 2021: compare Kansas City to Denver flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Denver.
MCI - DEN
Price
$120 - $197
DEN
Temperature
44.6 - 89.6 °F
DEN
Rainfall
0.5 - 2.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$120

From Kansas City to Denver

One-way from

$79

One-way flight from Kansas City to Denver

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Kansas City to Denver?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Denver. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kansas City to Denver?

Users have found that booking a flight from Kansas City to Denver at least 14 days early can save you up to 12% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 14 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Kansas City to Denver for as little as $88 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $106 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City to Denver?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Denver from Kansas City. Prices for August average $98 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $36. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Denver (MCI - DEN)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 46% on flights from Kansas City to Denver by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Denver in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MCI to DEN flights for May, June
19 May - 25 May
$63pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
22 May - 26 May
$76pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
20 May - 25 May
$80pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Denver 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Denver from Kansas City found for this year
19 May - 25 May
$63pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
22 May - 26 May
$76pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
20 May - 25 May
$80pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to Denver from Kansas City

Save time with Kansas City to Denver direct flight deals
19 May - 25 May
$63pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
22 May - 26 May
$76pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
20 May - 25 May
$80pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Denver

Late deals on round-trip flights to Denver from Kansas City, departing today and this week
19 May - 25 May
$63pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
22 May - 26 May
$76pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
20 May - 25 May
$80pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Denver from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to Denver
2:15 am - 3:06 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 51m
MCI - DEN
United Airlines
$79
United
2:45 am - 9:17 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 32m
MCI - DEN
American Airlines
4:20 am - 9:24 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 04m
MCI - DEN
Delta
$112
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Kansas City</span> to <span class="emphasized">Denver</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Denver

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City to Denver due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Kansas City and Denver for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Kansas City to Denver Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Frontier, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Kansas City to Denver Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airports do I use to fly from Kansas City to Denver?

If you book a flight from Kansas City to Denver, you will be flying from Kansas City to Denver Intl. Flights to Denver Intl (DEN) from Kansas City (MCI) take 1h 51m for a nonstop flight. There are 11 flights from Kansas City to Denver per day from 7 airlines.

Can I find flights from Kansas City to Denver for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Denver for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $63, but on average you can expect to pay $100.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to Denver for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to Denver under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Denver is less than $101.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kansas City to Denver for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kansas City to Denver within the next 7 days for less than $100.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Kansas City to Denver Intl have been viewed 244 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Kansas City or Denver?

The rainfall in Kansas City is generally less than the rainfall in Denver. This will continue over the next 17 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Denver?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Denver is generally the same as Kansas City's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Denver?

There are many flights that can get you from Kansas City to Denver in 1h 55m. Fly via Frontier or United Airlines to get the fastest option. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Kansas City to Denver round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Kansas City to Denver is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $63 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $97. Users have found that Frontier is 58% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kansas City to Denver one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $35 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $49 and American Airlines from $74 one-way.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Denver

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Denver

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kansas City to Denver.
Flight duration
1h 47m
Average temperature for May in Denver
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Denver
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Denver

Top 6 airlines flying from Kansas City to Denver

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City to Denver choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$38 $121 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$67 $164 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$57 $188 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$48 $210 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$168 $265 No cancel fee 65%
Southwest
$126 $288 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Denver

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kansas City towards Denver.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 49% of MCI to DEN departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 31% of MCI to DEN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 18% of MCI to DEN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 2% of MCI to DEN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Kansas City to Denver
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kansas City to Denver.
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
13 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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