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

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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Kansas City are usually found in October or September, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to MCI flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
DTT - MCI
Price
$127 - $262
MCI
Temperature
28.4 - 78.8 °F
MCI
Rainfall
1.1 - 5.2 inches

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Average price

$152

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$127

From Detroit (DTT) to Kansas City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to Kansas City?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 30 days in advance, which can save you up to 36% on flights from Detroit to Kansas City compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 30 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $181. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $227.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Kansas City from Detroit 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.

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Detroit to Kansas City. 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 Kansas City.

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

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Detroit to Kansas City by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Kansas City direct flight deals
9 Aug - 13 Aug
$218pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 28 Aug
$238pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
16 Sep - 24 Sep
$268pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Kansas City from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Kansas City
7:50 am - 1:55 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
7h 05m
DTW - MCI
JetBlue
7:53 am - 4:08 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
21h 15m
DTW - MCI
Multiple Airlines
$255
Gotogate
2:33 pm - 8:59 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
19h 26m
DTW - MCI
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Kansas City

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

Booking a flight from Detroit All airports (DTT) to Kansas City (MCI) is your only option if you wish to fly from Detroit to Kansas City. On a typical day, there are 8 flights from All airports to Kansas City, all of which are around 1h 56m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 4 airlines when you book a flight from All airports to Kansas City.

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. Delta, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Kansas City for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Kansas City for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $209, but on average you can expect to pay $254.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Kansas City is less than $329.

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

Currently priced at $209, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Detroit to Kansas City and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $218 and $233, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $118. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Detroit to Kansas City for a low price.

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

Before booking your flight from Detroit to Kansas City check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Kansas City?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $114. While the most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Kansas City) can be booked for $209 on average our data indicates $349 when flying from Detroit to Kansas City.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit 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 to Kansas City on time: Virgin Atlantic (95%), Delta (86%), Air France (85%).

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Kansas City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit 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 from Kansas City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Detroit.

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

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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.
Flight duration from DTT to MCI
1h 58m
Average temperature for May in Kansas City
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Kansas City
5.1 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Kansas City

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit All airports 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
$50 $123 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$158 $297 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$181 $381 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards Kansas City.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 47% of DTT to MCI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 30% of DTT to MCI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 22% 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
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Kansas City.
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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