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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 Fri, Jan 9 - Mon, Jan 12 $137
DTT MKC Tue, Jan 13 - Wed, Jan 14 $284
DTT MKC Tue, Feb 17 - Sat, Feb 21 $288
DTT MKC Fri, Feb 6 - Sun, Feb 8 $291
DTT MKC Sun, Mar 1 - Fri, Mar 20 $413
DTT MKC Thu, Jan 8 - Sun, Jan 11 $435

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
  • 2

    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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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Kansas City Airport Hotels

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Kansas City Airport Marriott

3 stars
4.0 / 5 58 reviews

775 Brasilia Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

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Econo Lodge Airport

2 stars
3.0 / 5 53 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

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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 $71

Hilton Kansas City Airport

3 stars
3.4 / 5 22 reviews

8801 NW 112th Street Map

Includes parking for up to 7 nights

...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 $39

Days Inn Kansas City International Airport

2 stars
2.8 / 5 55 reviews

11120 NW Ambassador Dr. Map

...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 $60

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

January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 9 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Sun, Jan 11 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 9 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Sun, Jan 11 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Sun, Feb 8 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $137
Earn $1.37
Return Sun, Feb 8 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Detroit to Kansas City

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Mar 1 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $157
Earn $1.57
Return Wed, Mar 4 Kansas City (MCI) Detroit (DTW) Spirit Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 13 Detroit (DTW) Kansas City (MCI) Spirit Airlines $157
Earn $1.57
Return Fri, Mar 20 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

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Kansas City today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 15m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 6082 (9:40 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Detroit to Kansas City.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 791 (1:49 PM GMT, Boeing 717) 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 791, Boeing 717) takes 2h 15m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Detroit to Kansas City (Delta Air Lines flight 6082, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 2h 16m.
    • Flights from Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) to Kansas City International (MCI) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Detroit to Kansas City on Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
United Airlines/US Airways UA5155/US4299 DTW 6:00 AM MCI 9:10 AM E70/E75 4hr 10min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA5155/AA4299 DTW 6:00 AM MCI 9:10 AM E70/E75 4hr 10min
Delta Air Lines DL5409 DTW 8:35 AM MCI 9:50 AM CR7 2hr 15min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3148/AA4339 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 10:00 AM ER4/E75 4hr 10min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3148/US4339 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 10:00 AM ER4/E75 4hr 10min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA5155/AA4339 DTW 6:00 AM MCI 10:00 AM E70/E75 5hr 0min
United Airlines/US Airways UA5155/US4339 DTW 6:00 AM MCI 10:00 AM E70/E75 5hr 0min
US Airways/American Airlines US8381/AA4339 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 10:00 AM ER4/E75 4hr 10min
US Airways/US Airways US8381/US4339 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 10:00 AM ER4/E75 4hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL945/DL3294 DTW 7:16 AM MCI 10:46 AM M88/CR9 4hr 30min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3148/US4233 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 11:05 AM ER4/E75 5hr 15min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3148/AA4233 DTW 6:50 AM MCI 11:05 AM ER4/E75 5hr 15min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA3500/AA4233 DTW 7:15 AM MCI 11:05 AM E70/E75 4hr 50min