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Detroit to Kansas City Flights

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Selected fares from Detroit to Kansas City

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DTT MKC Tue, Oct 21 - Wed, Oct 22 $115
DTT MKC Thu, Oct 23 - Mon, Oct 27 $287
DTT MKC Thu, Oct 23 - Mon, Oct 27 $360
DTT MKC Tue, Oct 21 - Thu, Oct 23 $404
DTT MKC Thu, Oct 16 - Sun, Oct 19 $470
DTT MKC Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $483
DTT MKC Thu, Oct 23 - Mon, Oct 27 $647
DTT MKC Fri, Oct 31 - Sun, Nov 2 $1,058

Detroit and Kansas City airports and terminals

Airports in Detroit MI, US
map of airports in Detroit
  • 1

    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTW to MKC

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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Airports in Kansas City MO, US
map of airports in Kansas City
  • 1

    Kansas City International (MCI)

    Distance from City Center: 15.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTT to MCI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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Cheap flights from Detroit to Kansas City

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Kansas City Airport Hotels

Hotel only $94

Kansas City Airport Marriott

3 stars
4.0 / 5 58 reviews

775 Brasilia Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

...Kansas City International Airport's only hotel.... Comfort and relaxation in the handiest location for air travelers Kansas City Airport Marriott, the only hotel on the airport grounds,... More

Hotel only $45

Econo Lodge Airport

2 stars
3.0 / 5 52 reviews

11300 N.W. Prairieview Rd. Map

...1 mile from the airport with free airport shuttle service from Thrifty Blue and White Shuttle company and features free high speed internet in lobby and select rooms.... More

Hotel only $75

Hampton Inn Kansas City-Airport

2 stars
3.3 / 5 7 reviews

11212 North Newark Circle Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

your barbecue connection...welcome to the Hampton Inn Kansas City-Airport.The Kansas City airport may be the only terminal in the world that smells like ribs and hickory smoke.... More

Hotel only $75

Hilton Kansas City Airport

3 stars
3.5 / 5 21 reviews

8801 NW 112th Street Map

...Rejuvenate after a long flight with a hearty meal and drinks at the bar and restaurant.... Located less than five minutes from Kansas City International Airport, the Hilton Kansas City Airport... More

Hotel only $45

Days Inn Kansas City International Airport

2 stars
2.8 / 5 55 reviews

11120 NW Ambassador Dr. Map

Stay 3, Save 20%

...Free business perks include a three-minute shuttle ride to KC airport Stay on a landscaped street just minutes from Kansas City International Airport near businesses and the convention... More

Hotel only $68

Candlewood Suites KANSAS CITY AIRPORT

2 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

11110 N. Ambassador Drive Map

...Extended-stay hotel, two miles from Kansas City International Airport.... More

October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 31 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Mon, Nov 3 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 14 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $115
Earn $1.15
Return Sat, Oct 18 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Oct 27 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $135
Earn $1.35
Return Mon, Nov 3 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Sun, Nov 16 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 19 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $135
Earn $1.35
Return Sun, Nov 23 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Sun, Dec 7 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Sun, Dec 7 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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Flights to Kansas City

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Flying to Kansas City

Despite its name, Kansas City is not located in Kansas. It is the largest city in Missouri and handles a great deal of airport traffic from tourists and businesspeople. Let Orbitz.com help you find the best deals on flights to Kansas City and accommodations for your trip.

Airports in Kansas City

Kansas City International Airport handles all the air traffic in the area. It lies 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City and is served by Southwest Airlines and Republic Airlines. The airport offers free Wi-Fi and has a consolidated car-rental service. Orbitz.com can help you get the best deal on hundreds of flights through Kansas City's airport.

Transportation from the Airport

A public bus route stops at Terminal C and travels back and forth between it and the downtown bus stop. It costs $1.50 per trip. For travelers needing to go to nearby cities, such as St. Joseph, Columbia, or Topeka, a shuttle service is available. The airport is located next to I-29 and I-435. You can also get special package deals on rental cars by booking through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Kansas City

Because of its inland location, Kansas City has distinct seasons, with summertime temperatures averaging around 90 degrees. The weather is humid, and you can expect rain to occur mostly during the spring and summer. If you decide to visit in winter, expect to deal with temperatures dipping into the negatives in January. Tornadoes are also a common occurrence in late spring and early summer.

Destination Highlights

Kansas City is most famous for its barbeque cuisine. The American Royal hosts a barbeque contest each fall, making it a busy time for tourists from around the nation. Other tourist attractions include the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival, also held during late November.

Interesting facts about flights from Detroit to Kansas City

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Kansas City today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 4m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 2303 (3:01 PM GMT, McDonnell Douglas MD-88) is today's earliest available flight from Detroit to Kansas City.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 2303 (3:01 PM GMT, McDonnell Douglas MD-88) is today's latest available flight from Detroit to Kansas City.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Detroit to Kansas City (Delta Air Lines flight 2303, McDonnell Douglas MD-88) takes 2h 4m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Detroit to Kansas City (Delta Air Lines flight 2303, McDonnell Douglas MD-88) takes 2h 4m.
    • Flights from Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) to Kansas City International (MCI) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Detroit and Kansas City

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A319 Delta Air Lines
McDonnell Douglas MD-90 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet 700 Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet 900 Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A320 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
McDonnell Douglas MD-88 Delta Air Lines
Boeing 717 Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet Delta Air Lines
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50 Passenger Delta Air Lines
Embraer 175 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic