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

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The best prices from Kansas City to Houston are usually found in August or July, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to IAH flight in 2021: compare Kansas City to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
MCI - HO1
Price
$185 - $326
HO1
Temperature
53.6 - 84.2 °F
HO1
Precipitation
3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Average price

$275

Average for round-trip flights in setembro 2021

Round-trip from

R$ 185

From Kansas City 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 to Houston?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Kansas City to Houston at least 46 days early can save you up to 45% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 46 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Kansas City to Houston for as little as $322 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $406 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Kansas City to Houston lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from Kansas City to Houston in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Houston (MCI - HO1)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Kansas City to Houston is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 38% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Houston in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MCI to IAH flights for September, October
5 Oct - 9 Oct
$95pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
9 Oct - 16 Oct
$103pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
6 Oct - 9 Oct
$109pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Kansas City found for this year
5 Oct - 9 Oct
$95pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
9 Oct - 16 Oct
$103pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
8 Dec - 11 Dec
$107pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to Houston from Kansas City

Save time with Kansas City to Houston direct flight deals
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$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
8 Oct - 16 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
8 Oct - 8 Oct
$234pp
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 to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Kansas City, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 29 Sep
$111pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
28 Sep - 30 Sep
$121pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
28 Sep - 29 Sep
$125pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Houston

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

Most people fly from Kansas City (MCI) if they book a flight from Kansas City to Houston. On average, Kansas City has 1 outbound flight to Houston per day from 7 airlines. Kansas City is conveniently located just 17.4 mi from Kansas City’s city center.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to Houston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Houston is less than $294.

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

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

How popular is this Kansas City to Houston flight route?

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

What are the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Houston?

On average you can expect to pay $459 for a flight from Kansas City to Houston. The cheapest flight overall is $105 while the most popular route, (Kansas City - Houston Hobby) is currently priced at $103.

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

When booking a flight from Kansas City to Houston, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Kansas City to Houston are Mesa Airlines (90%), United Airlines (89%) and Copa Airlines (88%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Houston, TX

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Houston.

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

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

Returning to Kansas City from Houston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kansas City.

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

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Alternative routes for Kansas City 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 to Houston.
Average temperature for September in Houston
82.4 °F

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Houston

Top 5 airlines flying from Kansas City to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City 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
$57 $181 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$121 $293 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$134 $347 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$141 $300 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$154 $337 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kansas City towards Houston.
Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of MCI to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 29% of MCI to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 28% of MCI to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MCI to IAH departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Kansas City to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kansas City to Houston.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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