Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City (LAX - MCI)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Kansas City are usually found in April or July, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Kansas City (MCI)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to MCI flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
LAX - MCI
Price
$136 - $265
MCI
Temperature
42.8 - 89.6 °F
MCI
Rainfall
1.1 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From Los Angeles to Kansas City

One-way from

$39

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City

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 Los Angeles to Kansas City?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Kansas City. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City, book at least 55 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 38% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $175 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $248.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Kansas City?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Kansas City from Los Angeles. Prices for August average $168 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $79. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Kansas City (LAX - MCI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Kansas City in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 41% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City in July, August 2021

The best prices found for LAX to MCI flights for July, August
11 Aug - 18 Aug
$53pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Aug - 9 Aug
$71pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Aug - 18 Aug
$78pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Kansas City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Los Angeles found for this year
11 Aug - 18 Aug
$53pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Sep - 16 Sep
$62pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Sep - 16 Sep
$69pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Kansas City direct flight deals
11 Aug - 18 Aug
$53pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Sep - 16 Sep
$62pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Aug - 9 Aug
$71pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kansas City from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
29 Jul - 6 Aug
$141pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jul - 4 Aug
$153pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Jul - 1 Aug
$157pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Kansas City from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City
12:58 pm - 6:09 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 11m
LAX - MCI
Spirit Airlines
$39
JustFly
12:58 pm - 6:09 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 11m
LAX - MCI
Spirit Airlines
$42
Gotogate
12:58 pm - 6:09 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 11m
LAX - MCI
Spirit Airlines
$43
Spirit

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Kansas City

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Kansas City 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 Los Angeles and Kansas City 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 Los Angeles to Kansas City to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. 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 Los Angeles to Kansas City. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kansas City have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Kansas City?

If you book a flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City, you will be flying from Los Angeles to Kansas City. Flights to Kansas City (MCI) from Los Angeles (LAX) take 3h 05m for a nonstop flight. There are 8 flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City per day from 9 airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $53, but on average you can expect to pay $90.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City is less than $96.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City have been viewed 343 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Kansas City?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Los Angeles is roughly less than Kansas City. You can assume this to be the case over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Kansas City?

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 Kansas City are hotter than in Los Angeles.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City?

A quick flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City can take about 3h 07m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $62. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to Kansas City round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City round-trip from $53. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 71% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $39. Check flights for Delta, as they currently have the next best price.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kansas City, MO

Can I fly to Kansas City from Los Angeles right now?

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

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

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

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

Can I fly back to Los Angeles from Kansas City?

Returning to Los Angeles from Kansas City

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 Los Angeles.

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

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Kansas City

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

Destination information for Kansas City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Kansas City.
Flight duration
3h 21m
Average temperature for July in Kansas City
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Kansas City
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Kansas City

Top 7 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kansas City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Kansas City 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
Spirit Airlines
$77 $214 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$101 $227 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$82 $233 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$87 $269 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$98 $281 No cancel fee N/A
Endeavor Airlines
$279 $395 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Endeavor Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Southwest
$206 $431 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles towards Kansas City.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 64% of LAX to MCI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 19% of LAX to MCI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 11% of LAX to MCI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 6% of LAX to MCI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Kansas City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Kansas City.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
8 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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