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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to Kansas City (MCI)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to MCI flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
DTW - MCI
Price
$118 - $257
MCI
Temperature
28.4 - 78.8 °F
MCI
Precipitation
1.1 - 5.2 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$118

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City

One-way from

$80

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

October can be a great time to fly to Kansas City from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $181. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $104. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City, book at least 30 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 36% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $181 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $227.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City (DTW - MCI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City as you normally would.

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

The best prices found for DTW to MCI flights for January, February
6 Feb - 10 Feb
$118pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2 Feb - 4 Feb
$128pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
9 Feb - 11 Feb
$133pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Detroit found for this year
6 Feb - 10 Feb
$118pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2 Feb - 4 Feb
$128pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
9 Feb - 11 Feb
$133pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Kansas City direct flight deals
25 Feb - 27 Feb
$220pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$240pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2 Jun - 4 Jun
$245pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Kansas City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kansas City from Detroit, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 4 Feb
$128pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 Feb - 10 Feb
$134pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$140pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Kansas City from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Kansas City
2:30 am - 4:50 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
15h 20m
DTW - MCI
American Airlines
6:15 pm - 3:45 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
34h 30m
DTW - MCI
Multiple Airlines
$157
Kiwi.com
3:45 am - 5:12 am
Delta
Nonstop
2h 27m
DTW - MCI
Delta
$159
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Kansas City

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

To fly from Detroit to Kansas City, you need to book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) to Kansas City (MCI). Nonstop flights to Kansas City from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County take 2h 03m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 4 outbound flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City offered by 4 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $118, but on average you can expect to pay $142.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City is less than $301.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City on average per day?

Travelers can expect 4 flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

There are many flights that can get you from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City in 9h 09m. Fly via Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City is about 631 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City round-trip from $118. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $144, and American Airlines, from $166. Spirit Airlines is priced at 31% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City one-way?

$56 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Frontier, with prices starting from $80 and $101, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $36. While the most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Kansas City) can be booked for $128 on average our data indicates $160 when flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City on time: SkyWest Airlines (100%), Air France (95%), Delta (87%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City?

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Spirit Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Kansas City.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kansas City, MO

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kansas City from Detroit?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering Kansas City.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from Kansas City?

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Kansas City

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 Metropolitan Wayne County.

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

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Alternative routes for Detroit to Kansas City

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

Destination information for Kansas City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Kansas City.
Average temperature for January in Kansas City
42.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Kansas City
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Kansas City

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Kansas City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Kansas City 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
Spirit Airlines
$59 $147 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$117 $255 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$117 $282 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$137 $278 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards Kansas City.
Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of DTW to MCI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of DTW to MCI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 16% of DTW to MCI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTW to MCI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Kansas City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Kansas City.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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