Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City (PHL - MCI)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Kansas City are usually found in September or August, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Kansas City (MCI)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to MCI flight in 2021: compare Philadelphia to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
PHL - MCI
Price
$205 - $398
MCI
Temperature
42.8 - 89.6 °F
MCI
Rainfall
1.1 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$205

From Philadelphia to Kansas City

One-way from

$73

One-way flight from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Kansas City?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 96% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 38% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $175, or $248 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Philadelphia to Kansas City in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $79.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Kansas City (PHL - MCI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Philadelphia to Kansas City is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 64% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City in July, August 2021

The best prices found for PHL to MCI flights for July, August
12 Aug - 17 Aug
$155pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
12 Aug - 17 Aug
$160pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Aug - 23 Aug
$163pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Kansas City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia found for this year
21 Sep - 2 Oct
$146pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
12 Aug - 17 Aug
$155pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
12 Aug - 17 Aug
$160pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Kansas City direct flight deals
3 Aug - 17 Aug
$369pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
21 Sep - 2 Oct
$380pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
23 Sep - 30 Sep
$391pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
30 Jul - 4 Aug
$247pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$264pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$274pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City
5:55 pm - 7:13 am
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 18m
PHL - MCI
Frontier
$73
Kiwi.com
1:47 pm - 8:30 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
19h 43m
PHL - MCI
Multiple Airlines
$110
Kiwi.com
4:55 am - 8:31 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
4h 36m
PHL - MCI
Spirit Airlines
$118
Spirit

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Kansas City

Are flight prices decreasing from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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.

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

American Airlines, Frontier, and Delta 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.

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

If you book a flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City, you will be flying from Philadelphia to Kansas City. Flights to Kansas City (MCI) from Philadelphia (PHL) take 2h 52m for a nonstop flight. There are 3 flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City per day from 7 airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $155, but on average you can expect to pay $174.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City is less than $487.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Kansas City for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How many flights depart from Philadelphia to Kansas City on average per day?

7 flight departures from Philadelphia to Kansas City per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 14% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 86% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Philadelphia or Kansas City?

The rainfall in Philadelphia is generally same as the rainfall in Kansas City. This will continue over the next 15 days.

Is Philadelphia weather warmer or cooler than Kansas City?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Kansas City is generally hotter than in Philadelphia.

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City?

A quick flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City can take about 4h 36m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $169. Philadelphia and Kansas City are separated by a distance of 1042 mi.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City round-trip from $155. This flight start at 50% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City are Spirit Airlines ($62) and Frontier ($73).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kansas City, MO

Can I fly to Kansas City from Philadelphia right now?

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

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

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

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

Can I fly back to Philadelphia from Kansas City?

Returning to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia.

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

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Alternative routes for Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Kansas City.
Average temperature for July in Kansas City
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Kansas City
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Kansas City

Top 5 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Kansas City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia 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
Frontier
$65 $167 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$101 $259 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$98 $284 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$87 $327 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$108 $396 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Philadelphia towards Kansas City.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 48% of PHL to MCI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 28% of PHL to MCI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of PHL to MCI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of PHL to MCI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Philadelphia to Kansas City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Philadelphia to Kansas City.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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