Cheap flights to Kansas City, MO

SFO — MCI
Feb 7 — Feb 141

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Flights to Kansas City in 2023

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Average price$181Average for round-trip flights in February 2023
One-way from$79One-way flight from New York to Kansas City (MCI)

Cheap flights to Kansas City in February, March 2023

The best prices found for MKC flights for February, March
Feb 23 - Feb 26
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 34m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$158

JetBlue

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Feb 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 34m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$159

JetBlue

Deal found 1/30

Feb 14 - Feb 17
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

12h 33m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$177

JetBlue

Deal found 1/31

Kansas City 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City found for this year
Feb 23 - Feb 26
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 34m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$158

JetBlue

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Feb 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 34m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$159

JetBlue

Deal found 1/30

Feb 14 - Feb 17
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

12h 33m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$177

JetBlue

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights to Kansas City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kansas City, departing today and this week
Feb 8 - Feb 14
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

12h 18m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$197

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/30

Feb 10 - Feb 13
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 42m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$208

Delta

Deal found 1/30

Feb 10 - Feb 14
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 30m
MCI

Kansas City

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$209

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/30

One-way flights to Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights to Kansas City
Feb 23
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 42m
$79

Delta

Deal found 1/30

Feb 14
EWR

Newark

MCI

Kansas City

2 stops

26h 58m
$97

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/31

Mar 6
EWR

Newark

MCI

Kansas City

2 stops

15h 58m
$109

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Kansas City

Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

JetBlue
7.7
Good
377 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,188 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

Sun Country Air
7.6
Good
71 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

Allegiant Air
7.5
Good
95 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,041 reviews

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight attendants announced the food and beverage options before starting their service and I felt like it went much smoother and quicker.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Kansas City?

The cheapest ticket to Kansas City found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$297

February

$278

March

$327

April

$337

May

$348

June

$431

July

$432

August

$317

September

$308

October

$302

November

$317

December

$285

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Kansas City. Flying to Kansas City in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Kansas City?

Average Kansas City flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - MKC

Price

$257 - $6,829

MKC

Temperature

28.4 - 78.8 °F

MKC

Rainfall

1.1 - 5.2 inches

Which day is cheapest to fly to Kansas City?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Kansas City. Flying on Thursday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Kansas City?

At the moment, flights at noon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Kansas City trip. A flight in the morning will more often than not be of higher cost.

If there’s barbeque, jazz music or riverboat cruises, you can bet it’s Kansas City. Straddling the Missouri and Kansas state lines, Kansas City draws hordes of tourists every year looking for some backyard barbeque and hometown cooking amidst some of the most historical sites in our nation’s history. If booking flights to Kansas City is on your must-do travel list then plan ahead – there’s so much to do and see in this Midwest town, it’s hard to know where to begin.

Start your Kansas City trip with a bit of history. Back in the 1820s, Kansas City served as a departure point for covered wagons on their way west. Years later, Kansas City became home to our 33rd U.S. President Harry S. Truman, who was born just a stone’s throw away in Independence, Mo. Pick up a postcard in St. Joseph on your way to the historic Pony Express before heading to Liberty, Mo., where the Jesse James Bank Museum stands at the scene of the country’s first daylight bank robbery.

If you want a little more soul to your history lesson, grab your favorite CD and brush up on your jazz music during the flight to Kansas City. This Midwest-city located in the middle of plains and farmland saw the likes of Charlie Parker and Duke Ellington, who stopped in to play at the nightclubs. Before you head out for a jam session, grab yourself some good old fashioned barbeque at one of the 60 restaurants in the Kansas City area that offer the backyard specialty. Kansas City flights are packed with hungry travelers eager to lick their fingers on a plate of baby back ribs smothered with Kansas City’s famous barbeque sauce.

Kansas City, MO climate

Located in the heart of the US Midwest region, Kansas City experiences the typical fluctuations in seasons, sometimes to the extreme. Kansas City sees lows of 26 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter and highs at 79 degrees Fahrenheit, on average. However, visitors booking flights to Kansas City in the middle of winter or the dead of summer should pack accordingly – there have been record temperatures of -40 degrees Fahrenheit and 118 degrees Fahrenheit. Snowfall is experienced throughout the state, with a higher average in the north, and the southeast experiencing the heaviest precipitation. Tornadoes are prevalent in spring.

Best Time to Fly to Kansas City, MO

Peak Season:

Families head to the Midwest hotspot during spring and summer school vacations. Be sure to book tours ahead of time if you’re traveling to Kansas City during the peak season. Many tour operators do add more daily tours to the top destinations, but you’ll need to reserve your spot in advance.

Off Season:

Fall and winter are the off-season in Kansas City, mainly due to the weather. School is back in session and the weather turns to a cold and wintry mix. However, this is when cheap flights to Kansas City and discounted hotel rooms are usually available.

Getting around Kansas City, MO

Kansas City is best seen by car. The top tourist destinations all have ample parking and the city is easy to drive around. You can rent a car when you book your flight. Make sure to grab a map before you leave the airport. You can also take one of the many tour buses. They stop at all the sightseeing spots and at major hotels. Make sure you book a seat in advance if you’re traveling during tourist season. Most hotels have shuttles at the airport for free.   

Kansas City, MO Travel Information

  • Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun are two amusement parks that feature hundreds of rides, live entertainment and plenty of water rides for the entire family.
  • Country Club Plaza is America’s first shopping center and still draws hordes of tourists to the many retail stores, fine dining and nightlife that occupies the space.
  • A Riverboat casino is the ultimate in nightlife entertainment for adults.

Kansas City, MO airport overview

Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is situated 15 miles (24km) northwest of central Kansas City. It was originally called the Mid-Continent International Airport, hence its IATA code. Currently the airport serves more than 10 million passengers per year with non-stop flights to 49 destinations.

Flights to Kansas City International arrive from airports such as Denver, Washington, Boston, New York, Chicago, Charlotte, Dallas, Phoenix, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City, Atlanta and Florida. The airport has three terminals, although there is currently a plan to build a central, connecting terminal building by 2025.

Kansas City International has been rated consistently as one of the best airports in North America, so you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the level of efficiency during your time there. If, for some reason, you’re stuck for a while, there are more than enough restaurants and stores to keep you busy, as well as free Wi-Fi throughout the terminal buildings.

The atmosphere is friendly in this bustling airport, and there’ll always be somebody ready to offer assistance should you need it.

How popular are flights to Kansas City (MCI) this year?

There has been a 8% increase in demand for Kansas City flights over the last year.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Kansas City?

If you book a flight to Kansas City, you will be flying into Kansas City, which is the city’s only airport. Kansas City (MCI) is located 17.4 mi from the center of Kansas City. There are 17 flights from New York to Kansas City per day from 8 different airlines.

Other local departures to Kansas City from the United States

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