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Flights from Detroit to Kansas City, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

Detroit to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Kansas City. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Kansas City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
DTTMKC
Tue 10/4
nonstop
MKCDTT
Wed 10/5
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
DTTMKC
Tue 10/4
nonstop
MKCDTT
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
DTTMKC
Tue 10/4
nonstop
MKCDTT
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
DTTMKC
Tue 10/11
nonstop
MKCDTT
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
DTTMKC
Tue 10/18
nonstop
MKCDTT
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$81
Select
American
DTTMKC
Wed 11/9
1 stop
MKCDTT
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$258
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Kansas City?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Kansas City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $96.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Kansas City?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit to Kansas City based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Detroit to Kansas City.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $129 $498
7-14 days $81 $286
14-21 days $81 $286
21-30 days $81 $262
30-60 days $91 $258
60-90 days $101 $286
90+ days $91 $266

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Kansas City

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Kansas City is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$91 $81 $81 $101 $104 $91 $119

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Kansas City by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Detroit to Kansas City flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Detroit Kansas City Spirit 9/29/16 10/4/16 0 $129
October Detroit Kansas City Spirit 10/4/16 10/5/16 0 $81
November Detroit Kansas City Spirit 11/1/16 11/3/16 0 $91
December Detroit Kansas City Spirit 12/5/16 12/8/16 0 $101
January Detroit Kansas City Spirit 1/18/17 1/21/17 0 $91
February Detroit Kansas City Spirit 2/2/17 2/6/17 0 $101
March Detroit Kansas City Spirit 3/31/17 4/8/17 0 $297
May Detroit Kansas City Spirit 5/20/17 5/27/17 0 $247

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Kansas City

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Kansas City. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$129
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$129 $101
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$101 $91
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$91 $91
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$91 $101
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$101

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Kansas City

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Detroit to Kansas City is $258.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City is $81.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Detroit to Kansas City.

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Kansas City - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 08:35 20:30
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:04 11:04

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Kansas City

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Detroit to Kansas City. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Detroit to Kansas City is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Kansas City is $169.

Detroit to Kansas City Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Kansas City?
Answer: The average Detroit to Kansas City flight time is 2 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Kansas City from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Kansas City is 626 miles (1,007 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City?
Answer: There are 33 direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 78% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Kansas City?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AMNumber of routes searched: 78Number of itineraries searched: 66,636

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Kansas City? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Kansas City. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Detroit to Kansas City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD
American DFW
Delta -
Delta MSP
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
American DCA
American LGA
American CLT
United IAD
United DEN
United EWR
United IAH
Delta SLC

Detroit to Kansas City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Kansas City. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to Chicago American, Delta $177
Flights from Detroit to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $98
Flights from Detroit to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Delta, Spirit $80
Flights from Detroit to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit $91
Flights from Detroit to St Louis American, Delta $248
Flights from Detroit to Denver Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Detroit to Houston American, Delta, Spirit $150
Flights from Detroit to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $81

Cheap International Flights to Kansas City - MKC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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