Flights from Detroit to Kansas City, United States

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Detroit to Kansas City Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:13 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Kansas City. Frontier & Spirit frequently offer the best deals to Kansas City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
DTTMKC
Fri 2/9
1 stop
MKCDTT
Sun 2/11
1 stop
$198
Spirit
DTTMKC
Mon 4/8
1 stop
MKCDTT
Mon 4/15
1 stop
$274
American
DTTMKC
Tue 3/12
1 stop
MKCDTT
Wed 3/13
1 stop
$299
United
DTTMKC
Sat 2/24
1 stop
MKCDTT
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$346
Major Airlines
DTTMKC
Sat 2/24
1 stop
MKCDTT
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$364
JetBlue
DTTMKC
Sat 2/24
1 stop
MKCDTT
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$571

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 $206.

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 think 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 $617 $252
7-14 days $487 $265
14-21 days $437 $178
21-30 days $377 $147
30-60 days $377 $262
60-90 days $377 $262
90+ days $377 $262

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Kansas City

We've examined 231,357,366 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 Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$184$229$276$147$252 $148

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
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$252
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$252 $537
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$537 $349
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$349 $277
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$277 $279
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$279

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 $321.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City is $397.

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
Major Airlines 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 03:31 15:31

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 $190.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Kansas City is $307.

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 12 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 27 direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Kansas City?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Kansas City.

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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