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

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 to Kansas City

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to MCI flight in 2022: 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

28.4 - 78.8 °F

MCI

Precipitation

1.1 - 5.2 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

$92

One-way flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City

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

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Philadelphia to Kansas City. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Kansas City.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $290. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $342.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Kansas City from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $311. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $132. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 64% on flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City in January, February 2022

The best prices found for PHL to MCI flights for January, February
Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

6h 22m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

24h 55m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 29 - Jan 31
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 20m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

11h 33m
$115

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

2 stops

22h 47m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

25h 00m
$121

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Philadelphia to Kansas City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia found for this year
Feb 24 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

6h 22m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

24h 55m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 29 - Jan 31
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 20m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

11h 33m
$115

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

2 stops

22h 47m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

25h 00m
$121

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Kansas City direct flight deals
Feb 15 - Feb 22
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 08m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

2h 44m
$400

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

Feb 23 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

3h 08m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

2h 44m
$421

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

May 21 - May 23
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

Nonstop

2h 53m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

2h 32m
$442

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City

Late deals on return flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
Jan 28 - Feb 1
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

13h 56m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

7h 22m
$128

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 25 - Jan 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

26h 09m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

11h 33m
$134

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 26 - Jan 27
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

11h 42m
MCI

Kansas City

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

7h 51m
$145

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

One-way flights to Kansas City from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City
Jan 29
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

28h 20m
$49

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

13h 56m
$68

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 31
PHL

Philadelphia

MCI

Kansas City

1 stop

7h 21m
$74

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Philadelphia to Kansas City flights.

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 53m for a nonstop flight. There are 2 flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City per day from 7 airlines.

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.

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 $114, but on average you can expect to pay $131.

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

Cheapflights has at least 13 direct flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City is less than $558.

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

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

How popular is this Philadelphia to Kansas City flight route?

The Philadelphia to Kansas City flight path was viewed by 95 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Kansas City, with prices starting at $114. Another option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $122 round trip. You may be able to fly from Philadelphia to Kansas City for 63% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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 ($49), Delta ($146), and American Airlines ($147).

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Philadelphia to Kansas City.

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

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Philadelphia to Kansas City on time: PSA Airlines (90%), American Airlines (85%), Republic Airways (78%).

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City?

On average you can expect to pay $564 for a flight from Philadelphia to Kansas City. The cheapest flight overall is $67 while the most popular route, (Philadelphia - Kansas City) is currently priced at $114.

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 24 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 24 hours before departing to Philadelphia.

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

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Kansas City

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

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$65
Average$167
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$87
Average$327
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$98
Average$284
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$101
Average$259
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$108
Average$396
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Philadelphia to Kansas City
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
58%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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
Sunday3daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday1daily flight