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 June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

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

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 to Houston

One-way from

$99

One-way flight 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?

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 26% on the overall cost on flights from Kansas City to Houston.

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 44 days early can save you up to 26% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Kansas City to Houston for as little as $118 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 $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City 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 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 to Houston (MCI - IAH)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Kansas City to Houston in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 27% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Houston in January, February 2021

23 Feb - 2 Mar
$88pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$108pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$113pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Houston 2021 flight deals

23 Feb - 2 Mar
$88pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$108pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$113pp
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

16 Feb - 23 Feb
$157pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
11 Feb - 14 Feb
$177pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
12 Feb - 14 Feb
$197pp
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

1 Feb - 25 Feb
$120pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
1 Feb - 3 Feb
$126pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
4 Feb - 18 Feb
$130pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Houston from Kansas City

3:02 pm - 8:34 am
Frontier
1 Stop
17h 32m
MCI - IAH
Frontier
2:00 am - 8:17 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
6h 17m
MCI - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$117
FareScan
6:05 am - 8:22 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 17m
MCI - IAH
United Airlines
$175
United

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Flight FAQs

From Kansas City 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Kansas City to Houston George Bush Intcntl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Kansas City to Houston George Bush Intcntl. Policies will vary by airline.

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.

Can I find flights from Kansas City to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $127.

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 $305.

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 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 less than Houston. We can gather that this will continue over the next 10 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 to Houston?

Airlines like Frontier and Spirit Airlines fly from Kansas City to Houston in about 9h 54m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 36m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Kansas City to Houston round-trip from $88. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. Users have found that Frontier is 68% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$50 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and United Airlines, with prices starting from $69 and $100, respectively.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Average temperature for January in Houston
59.0 °F

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Houston

Top 5 airlines flying from Kansas City to Houston

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 to Houston

Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 43% of MCI to IAH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 29% of MCI to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 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
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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