Cheap flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston (MCI - IAH)

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The best prices from Kansas City Intl to Houston are usually found in August or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City Intl (MCI) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to IAH flight in 2021: compare Kansas City Intl to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
MCI - IAH
Price
$195 - $338
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$195

From Kansas City Intl to Houston

One-way from

$107

One-way flight from Kansas City Intl to Houston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Kansas City Intl to Houston?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Houston.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kansas City Intl to Houston?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 44 days in advance, which can save you up to 26% on flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 44 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $118. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City Intl to Houston?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Houston. Flights to Houston from Kansas City Intl in February are about $134 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $68.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City Intl to Houston (MCI - IAH)?

It’s optimal to fly from Kansas City Intl to Houston in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 38% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MCI to IAH flights for May, June
18 May - 19 May
$150pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
15 May - 22 May
$184pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
18 May - 25 May
$188pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City Intl to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Kansas City Intl found for this year
18 May - 19 May
$150pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
15 May - 22 May
$184pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
18 May - 25 May
$188pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to Houston from Kansas City Intl

Save time with Kansas City Intl to Houston direct flight deals
23 Aug - 30 Aug
$199pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
2 Oct - 9 Oct
$219pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$235pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Kansas City Intl, departing today and this week
18 May - 19 May
$150pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
18 May - 25 May
$188pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
18 May - 19 May
$197pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Houston from Kansas City Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston
1:00 am - 7:14 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 14m
MCI - IAH
American Airlines
3:54 pm - 7:54 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 00m
MCI - IAH
Frontier
$133
Kiwi.com
7:20 am - 9:29 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 09m
MCI - IAH
United Airlines
$136
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Kansas City Intl</span> to <span class="emphasized">Houston</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City Intl to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City to Houston due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Kansas City and Houston for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Kansas City to Houston George Bush Intcntl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Kansas City to Houston George Bush Intcntl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Frontier 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.

What airports do I use to fly from Kansas City to Houston?

If you book a flight from Kansas City to Houston, you will be flying from Kansas City to George Bush Intcntl. Flights to Houston George Bush Intcntl (IAH) from Kansas City (MCI) take 2h 04m for a nonstop flight. There are 10 flights from Kansas City to Houston per day from 6 airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $150, but on average you can expect to pay $215.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City Intl to Houston is less than $328.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kansas City Intl to Houston for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Kansas City to Houston George Bush Intcntl was viewed by 31 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Kansas City or Houston?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Kansas City is typically similar to Houston. We can gather that this will continue over the next 17 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Houston are colder than in Kansas City.

How long is the flight from Kansas City Intl to Houston?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines can get you from Kansas City Intl to Houston in just under 2h 12m. Your travel time can differ by up to 7h 11m. 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 Intl to Houston round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Kansas City Intl to Houston round-trip from $188. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $199, and American Airlines, from $214. Users have found that Frontier is 32% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $85. Users have also found prices from $96 and $107 on Frontier and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for Kansas City Intl to Houston

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

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kansas City Intl to Houston.
Flight duration
2h 08m
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Houston

Top 5 airlines flying from Kansas City Intl to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City Intl to Houston 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
Frontier
$95 $203 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$121 $291 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$134 $293 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$141 $314 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$154 $336 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City Intl to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kansas City Intl towards Houston.
Morning 6 AM to noon 53% of MCI to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of MCI to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 21% of MCI to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MCI to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Kansas City Intl to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kansas City Intl to Houston.
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
11 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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