Cheap flights from Kansas City (MCI) to Chicago (CHI)

MCI — CHI
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from Kansas City to Chicago are usually found in February or January, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to CHI flight in 2023: compare Kansas City to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

MCI - CHI

Price

$204 - $335

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inMarchHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip from$204From Kansas City to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$108One-way flight from Kansas City to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Kansas City to Chicago?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 25% on the overall cost on flights from Kansas City to Chicago.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Kansas City in January are about $288 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $156.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Chicago (MCI - CHI)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 46% on flights from Kansas City to Chicago by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Chicago in February, March 2023

The best prices found for MCI to CHI flights for February, March

Kansas City to Chicago 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Kansas City found for this year

Cheap United Airlines flights from Kansas City to Chicago

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Non-stop flights to Chicago from Kansas City

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Last minute flights from Kansas City to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Kansas City, departing today and this week

One-way flights to Chicago from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to Chicago

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Chicago

Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,211 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

Southwest
7.5
Good
963 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,684 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
717 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,082 reviews

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great flight. Able to watch end of one of the football games. Crew was very cheery. Despite the snowy weather in Chicago, the flight was relatively smooth and only slightly late. Great landing under the conditions. Glad to be home.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kansas City to Chicago flights.

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

Located just 17.4 mi from the city center, Kansas City is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Chicago from Kansas City. Booking flights from Kansas City (MCI) to Chicago should be relatively easy as there are 37 daily outbound flights to Chicago from 5 different airlines.

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

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

Can I find flights from Kansas City to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $188, but on average you can expect to pay $212.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Chicago is less than $244.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Kansas City to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Kansas City to Chicago on average per day?

Per day, 23 flights depart from Kansas City to Chicago on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 48% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 26% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Chicago?

There are many flights that can get you from Kansas City to Chicago in 1h 28m. Fly via United Airlines, American Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. The distance between Kansas City and Chicago is about 404 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Kansas City to Chicago round-trip?

United Airlines, at $188, was found to be the cheapest airline from Kansas City to Chicago.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include American Airlines and Delta. United Airlines is currently priced 31% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

$88 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $94 and $102, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Kansas City to Chicago are American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Kansas City, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SkyWest Airlines (87%), Republic Airways (82%), ANA( 81%).

What are the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $2,409 for a flight from Kansas City to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $120 while the most popular route, (Kansas City - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at $188.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 4 airlines flying from Kansas City to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$25FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$120Average$298FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$129Average$393FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$130Average$272FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kansas City to Chicago
15%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
41%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
39%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
5%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Kansas City to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kansas City to Chicago
Sunday45daily flights
Monday46daily flights
Tuesday29daily flights
Wednesday32daily flights
Thursday35daily flights
Friday46daily flights
Saturday29daily flights
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