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

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The best prices from Detroit to Kansas City are usually found in January or February, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

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

DTT - MCI
Price
$121 - $203
MCI
Temperature
42.8 - 89.6 °F
MCI
Rainfall
1.1 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$121

From Detroit to Kansas City

One-way from

$79

One-way flight from Detroit 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 day to fly round-trip from Detroit to Kansas City?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to Kansas City, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 67% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $207 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $313.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Kansas City from Detroit average $201. You can even find prices in September for less than $201, as users have found deals to Kansas City from as low as $113. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Kansas City from Detroit. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 20%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Detroit to Kansas City in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 49% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Kansas City in October, November 2020

The best prices found for DTT to MCI flights for October, November
26 Nov - 1 Dec
$142pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 Oct - 2 Dec
$145pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 Nov - 2 Dec
$146pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Kansas City 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Detroit found for this year
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$101pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Dec - 22 Dec
$102pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
29 Dec - 2 Jan
$103pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Kansas City direct flight deals
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$101pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Dec - 22 Dec
$102pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14 Jan - 19 Jan
$103pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
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
31 Oct - 2 Dec
$145pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 Nov - 2 Dec
$146pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Nov - 5 Nov
$160pp
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
6:50 am - 9:08 am
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 18m
DTW - MCI
Frontier
$79
Kiwi.com
10:31 am - 5:08 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 37m
DTW - MCI
American Airlines
2:00 am - 9:06 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
8h 06m
DTW - MCI
Multiple Airlines
$129
FlyFar

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Kansas City

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to Kansas City 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 Detroit and Kansas City 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Detroit to Kansas City to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Detroit to Kansas City include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Detroit to Kansas City have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Kansas City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $101, but on average you can expect to pay $130.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Kansas City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Kansas City is less than $169.

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

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

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

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

1 flight departure from Detroit to Kansas City per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Kansas City?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Kansas City is typically hotter than in Detroit. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Detroit to Kansas City?

Departing from Detroit to Kansas City will take you 1h 53m. There are 631 mi between Detroit and Kansas City. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($101), American Airlines ($141), and United Airlines ($142) offers the cheapest pricing from Detroit to Kansas City. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Detroit to Kansas City are Spirit Airlines ($50), Frontier ($63), and American Airlines ($74).

Alternative routes for Detroit to Kansas City

Destination information for Kansas City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to Kansas City
Flight duration
1h 58m
Average temperature for October in Kansas City
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Kansas City
2.7 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Kansas City

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Kansas City

Evening 6 PM to midnight 42% of DTT to MCI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of DTT to MCI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 21% of DTT to MCI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTT to MCI departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Kansas City
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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