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Cheap flights from Kansas City to Detroit (MCI - DTT)

The best prices from Kansas City to Detroit All airports are usually found in April or May, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Kansas City to Detroit

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to DTT flight in 2022: compare Kansas City to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.

MCI - DTT

Price

$143 - $256

DTT

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

DTT

Precipitation

1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$256

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$143

From Kansas City to Detroit (DTT)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Kansas City to Detroit?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Kansas City to Detroit. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Detroit.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Kansas City to Detroit at least 30 days early can save you up to 58% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 30 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Kansas City to Detroit for as little as $189 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 $243 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Detroit from Kansas City. Prices for April average $173 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $102. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a April flight can save you 48% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Detroit (MCI - DTT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Kansas City to Detroit is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 50% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Detroit in January, February 2022

The best prices found for MCI to DTT flights for January, February
Feb 4 - Feb 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

12h 20m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 09m
$128

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 9 - Feb 14
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

27h 11m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

18h 53m
$130

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 20 - Feb 23
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

14h 31m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

18h 22m
$131

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Kansas City to Detroit 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Kansas City found for this year
Mar 4 - Mar 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

24h 37m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

21h 10m
$118

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Mar 3 - Mar 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

15h 58m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

21h 10m
$123

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

12h 20m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 09m
$128

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Non-stop flights to Detroit from Kansas City

Save time with Kansas City to Detroit direct flight deals
Feb 18 - Feb 21
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 47m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

2h 12m
$220

Delta

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 14 - Feb 25
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 57m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

2h 19m
$240

Delta

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Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 9 - Feb 14
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 57m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

2h 27m
$260

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Detroit

Late deals on return flights to Detroit from Kansas City, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

12h 20m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 09m
$128

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 5 - Feb 7
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 28m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

29h 31m
$136

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
MCI

Kansas City

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

34h 32m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 09m
$148

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kansas City to Detroit flights.

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

Booking a flight from Kansas City (MCI) to Detroit All airports (DTT) is your only option if you wish to fly from Kansas City to Detroit. On a typical day, there are 4 flights from Kansas City to All airports, all of which are around 1h 43m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 4 airlines when you book a flight from Kansas City to Detroit.

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Kansas City to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Detroit for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $118, but on average you can expect to pay $141.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to Detroit for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to Detroit under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Detroit is less than $336.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kansas City to Detroit for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kansas City to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Kansas City to Detroit?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Kansas City to Detroit on average per day?

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Kansas City to Detroit on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 67% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Detroit?

For as low as $118, Spirit Airlines can have you in Detroit from Kansas City in 10h 01m. Kansas City and Detroit are separated by a distance of 631 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $118, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Kansas City to Detroit and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $159 and $164, respectively. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 31% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Kansas City to Detroit?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Kansas City to Detroit.

What are the most reliable airlines from Kansas City to Detroit?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Kansas City to Detroit consider choosing SkyWest Airlines (100%), Korean Air (91%) or Delta (89%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Detroit?

On average you can expect to pay $157 for a flight from Kansas City to Detroit. The cheapest flight overall is $17 while the most popular route, (Kansas City - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) is currently priced at $123.

Can I fly to Detroit from Kansas City right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Detroit within the United States

Most visitors from Kansas City need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Detroit.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kansas City are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

Can I fly back to Kansas City from Detroit?

Returning to Kansas City from Detroit

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Kansas City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Kansas City.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Detroit

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

Top 4 airlines flying from Kansas City to Detroit

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$64
Average$142
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$74
Average$194
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$99
Average$377
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$127
Average$274
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kansas City to Detroit
29%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
21%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
50%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Kansas City to Detroit

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kansas City to Detroit
Sunday2daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday8daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday0daily flights