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Fares from $48 One Way, $92 Round Trip from Kansas City to Denver

Prices starting at $92 for return flights and $48 for one-way flights to Denver 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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Route Information for Flights from Kansas City to Denver

Origin Airport IATA CodeMKC
Destination Airport IATA CodeDEN
Distance531 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:00AM UTC

Finding Flights from Kansas City to Denver

Kansas City International Airport

Planning domestic or international flights from Kansas City is easy using Orbitz.com. The site allows travelers to search a variety of airlines at once to locate the best deals. The Kansas City International Airport is located approximately 19 miles from downtown on Brasilia Avenue. The airport has 15 airlines and offers nonstop service to 51 different locations. Airlines include Southwest, Frontier and United Airlines.

Parking at the Airport

Kansas City International Airport offers a variety of parking options. All parking lots are open 24 hours a day, and fees are posted at each lot. The economy lot is free for the first two hours, which makes it perfect for dropping off or picking up travelers. Garage and lot parking is available, with shuttle service running to and from the airport. Fees are charged by the hour or by the day. Valet parking is offered for all guests. Fees for valet parking include shuttle service and luggage assistance, and a frequent parker program offers discounts to travelers.

Kansas City Airport Transportation

Kansas City Airport has a variety of ground transportation options to and from the airport. Many hotels offer free shuttles to and from the airport. Bus and taxi services are available, and fees usually vary depending on the distance traveled. Orbitz.com can help you locate a car or limo rental service at discount prices. Many car rental services will provide discounts with proof of an air ticket.

Airport Restaurant Information

Travelers who get to the airport early may wish to grab a bite to eat before their flight. Restaurants include Starbucks Coffee and Burger King. Using Orbitz.com will ensure you receive the best rates on flights from Kansas City.

Denver Airport Information

Many of the major domestic and international carriers offer relatively cheap flights to Denver International Airport, the primary airport serving the greater Denver area. The airport is roughly 28 miles east of downtown Denver and a little over an hour from the closest major ski resort. Whether you're coming into town on business or for a ski vacation, be sure to use Orbitz.com to reserve your flights and hotel.

Ground Transportation in Denver

The RTD bus is the primary means of public transportation in and around Denver, so most visitors use a private car service, share-a-ride shuttle or taxi to get into town. Many of the large hotels also offer free shuttle service to and from the Denver airport, and there are chartered shuttles and buses to take you to the outlying ski resorts. A cab from the airport to the downtown area will cost you between $60 and $70, so you might be better off using Orbitz.com to add a rental car to your low-fare ticket purchase.

Denver Area Weather Information

The summer months are mild in Denver, with average temperatures ranging from the low 60s to the mid-80s. The average winter temperatures in Denver range from the teens to the low 40s, and you can expect anywhere from 22 to 61 inches of snow each season. Layer your clothes in the summer to accommodate mild and warm temperatures, but be sure to bundle up in the winter.

What to Do in Denver

Although the city has its share of high-end eateries, historic landmarks, museums and shopping venues, the Denver lifestyle is all about the great outdoors. Denver has more than 4,000 acres of traditional parks and 14,000 acres of mountain parks to keep outdoor enthusiasts engaged. Enjoy your stay, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Denver for your next Colorado vacation.

Flights from Kansas City to Denver - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Yep, your amazing getaway is just one simple flight away. Travel comfortably aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly nonstop from Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) to Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.). Popular options include:

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

If conditions are good and everything goes to plan, you could be touching down at Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) from Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) in as little as 1 hour and 40 minutes. With such a brief flight time, think about bringing just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Kansas City to Denver most frequently?

The airlines that have the most frequent flights between Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) and Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) include Southwest Airlines (WN). This well-known option offers 165 flights on the route each month. If you can't find the right flight there, look up the fares with United Airlines (UA). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 128 flights from Kansas City to Denver each month.

^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.