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Fares from $44 One Way, $87 Round Trip from Denver to Kansas City

Prices starting at $87 for return flights and $44 for one-way flights to Kansas City were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Denver to Kansas City - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Denver to Kansas City?

You're in luck — you'll find 3 airlines which offer direct services from Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.). These are some of the best:

  • United Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Denver to Kansas City?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 35 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' rather than flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Denver to Kansas City.

What airlines fly from Denver to Kansas City most frequently?

Check out United Airlines (UA). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.). It operates 112 services on this route each month and is popular with travelers. If you want a few more options, have a look at the prices with Southwest Airlines (WN), which has 102 flights from Denver to Kansas City each month.

Route Information for Flights from Denver to Kansas City

Origin Airport IATA CodeDEN
Destination Airport IATA CodeMKC
Distance531 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival2:45PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:00AM UTC

Flights from Denver to Kansas City

Denver Airport Information

When you are looking for flights from Denver, use Orbitz.com to find the best deals among most of the major air passenger carriers. You will fly out of the Denver International Airport, which is approximately 28 miles east of Denver's downtown area. The trip should take you 35 to 40 minutes, but be sure to leave yourself extra time if you are heading out during rush hour.

Airport Parking in Denver

You will have several parking choices once you reach the Denver airport. There are two long-term garages on each side of the airport, which charge a daily rate of $21. These are located just outside the terminals. The two economy lots only charge $11 per day, and they offer free shuttle service from your car to the terminals. The Pikes Peak Shuttle Lot is located on East 75th Avenue, and charges a mere $7 per day for parking. Shuttle service runs every 10 minutes to the terminals. If you have purchased your air ticket from Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant using the airport's valet parking service, which costs $30 per day.

Ground Transportation in Denver

If you're not taking much luggage with you, you might want to consider taking the RTD public bus to the airport. There are also several private car and limousine services that will get you there on time. Expect a taxi from the downtown area to the airport to cost you between $60 and $70.

Restaurants in the Denver Airport

The Denver airport has plenty of amenities, so you don't have to worry about stopping for coffee on your way to the airport. Each terminal has a wide selection of eateries from fast food to fine wine and full sit-down meals. Enjoy your travels, wherever they may take you, and don't forget to use Orbtiz.com the next time you are looking for the best flights from Denver International Airport.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.