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Route Information for Flights from Kansas City to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA Code MCI
Destination Airport IATA Code DTW
Flight Price $163
Distance 1,004 km

Kansas City (MKC) to Detroit (DTT)

Whaa?! A trip to Detroit! Well, looks like you'll need a ticket from Kansas City pretty soon. Well, unless you'd rather walk. And although we agree walking is great exercise, you probably want to get there before the year ends. Fortunately, you found us. We can get you a great deal on your next flight from MKC to DTT.

How can you get a great rate on tickets from MKC to DTT?

We've been doing this for years, so we know a few ways to find the best price on your flight to Detroit. You'll make spending less look so very good with a few simple steps.

What is the best day of the week to book a flight?

With the right attitude and flexibility, you can fly for less. Below are the cheapest days to fly:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday—You know how most stores are not crowded midweek? Same thing here. So, get on while the getting is good.
  • Thursday and Saturday—Get a head start on that Friday crowd. This also works on your return flight. Shorten your vacay by a day and increase your savings.
  • Monday through Thursday—If you're flying internationally, deals are often available when departing these days.

Can staying the weekend get me a cheaper ticket?

Staying the weekend at your destination, like Detroit, usually means lower airfare since most people fly during this time. Of course, we don't want to twist your rubber arm or anything.

What are shoulder seasons?

It's all about going to a place when its weather is at its best. Summertime is when Europe, Hawaii, and Alaska are at their most popular. During spring, New Orleans, Florida, and California open their arms to tourists. Feeling the bitter cold? Well, the Caribbean Islands and Mexico can warm you up. Unless you're a ski bum -- then places like Colorado will be your winter wonderland. Who doesn't love some good fall foliage? The Pacific Northwest, Northern California, and New England are popular this time of the year. Flying during the off-peak seasons to certain locations can mean extra money in your wallet -- yes, please!

Is that the lowest price?

Airlines change their rates seemingly by the minute. If a price you love pops up, then pick it. There are a lot of others that are waiting a great price on a ticket from Kansas City to Detroit. You could lose your opportunity to get the carrier and the time you like.

Are there any other ways to save?

The Hotwire Hot Rate is what makes Hotwire one of the best bargains out there. You'll get a great deal on a flight from Kansas City (MKC) to Detroit (DTT). After your purchase, you'll get the time and name of the airline, but with a little risk you can get huge savings.

Book your flight today

Use our guide before you reserve your upcoming flight from Kansas City to Detroit. You may have enough cash back in your wallet to add something that makes this holiday extra awesome ... or you can pocket the savings and put it toward your next flight out of Kansas City.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Hotwire.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.