The cheapest times to fly from MCI to DAY are
- January 1st to February 25th
- July 30th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MCI to DAY is early September. Prices can be as high as $527 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $171 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Dayton
Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $171 to $373 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $206. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $234 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to DAY flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCI to DAY route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MCI to DAY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $122 (41%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $176. Return trip prices are from the DAY to MCI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MCI to DAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 59 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MCI to DAY while comparing.
- 64 miles (103 km) away from DAY
- Usually 18.63% less expensive than DAY
- Nonstop flights available
- 118 miles (190 km) away from DAY
- Usually 11.13% less expensive than DAY
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MCI to DAY? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to Kansas City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 560 miles or 901 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MCI to DAY?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to DAY flight is about 1 hour 59 minutes.
How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Dayton, OH?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from MCI to DAY.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Kansas City International Airport|
|City||Kansas City, MO|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||James M Cox/Dayton International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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