Cheap flights from Kansas City (MCI) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to California

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to LAX flight in 2022: compare Kansas City to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Kansas City to California?

Find a great deal and save up to 65% by booking at least 22 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Kansas City to California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $180.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City to California?

April can be a great time to fly to California from Kansas City with a flight ticket averaging about $177. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $59. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to California (MCI - CA)?

When flying from Kansas City to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MCI to California flights for May, June
4 Jun - 6 Jun
$235pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
13 Jun - 17 Jun
$258pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
30 Jun - 4 Jul
$278pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Kansas City found for this year
1 Nov - 30 Nov
$207pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
27 Sep - 4 Oct
$210pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
28 Sep - 4 Oct
$211pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to California from Kansas City

Save time with Kansas City to California direct flight deals
11 Nov - 16 Nov
$218pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
10 Aug - 18 Aug
$226pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
4 Sep - 14 Sep
$238pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Kansas City, departing today and this week
23 May - 28 May
$325pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
21 May - 23 May
$334pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
23 May - 28 May
$338pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to California from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to California
3:14 pm - 7:59 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 45m
MCI - LAX
United Airlines
$128
United
1:40 am - 5:15 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 35m
MCI - LGB
Delta
$153
Delta
8:42 am - 4:04 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
9h 22m
MCI - SAN
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to California

What airport do you fly from for flights from Kansas City to California?

For a flight from Kansas City to California, you will be flying from Kansas City. Kansas City (MCI) is just 17.4 mi from the center of the city.

Which airlines flying from Kansas City to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Kansas City to California have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Kansas City to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to California for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $207, but on average you can expect to pay $226.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to California under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to California is less than $259.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kansas City to California for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kansas City to California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Kansas City to California flight route?

Within the past month, 227 users have taken a look at flights from Kansas City to California.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kansas City to California one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $100. Users have also found prices from $119 and $126 on Delta and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Kansas City to California?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $60. While the most popular route (Kansas City - Los Angeles) can be booked for $207 on average our data indicates $642 when flying from Kansas City to California.

What are the most reliable airlines from Kansas City to California?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Kansas City to California are Air France (97%), WestJet (97%) and Delta (96%).

What are the most popular routes from Kansas City to California?

The most popular flight routes from Kansas City to California are Kansas City - Los Angeles, Kansas City - San Francisco and Kansas City - San Diego.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Kansas City to California?

Consider Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Kansas City to California.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for California (CA)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to California from Kansas City?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to California within the United States

Most visitors from Kansas City need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kansas City are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Do I need a test to fly back to Kansas City from California?

Returning to Kansas City from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Kansas City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Kansas City.

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kansas City to California.
Flight duration from MCI to California
3h 23m

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing

Bishop (BIH)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

Top 7 airlines flying from Kansas City to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$55 $220 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$64 $213 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$87 $351 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$98 $338 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$106 $394 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$129 $422 No cancel fee 75%
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