Cheap flights from San Francisco to Kansas City (SFO - MCI)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Kansas City are usually found in August or September, booked 27 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Kansas City (MCI)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MCI flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
SFO - MCI
Price
$231 - $390
MCI
Temperature
28.4 - 78.8 °F
MCI
Precipitation
1.1 - 5.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$231

From San Francisco to Kansas City

One-way from

$98

One-way flight from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Kansas City?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Kansas City?

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 28 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Kansas City from $339 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $464 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Kansas City?

Flights from San Francisco to Kansas City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Kansas City in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $138.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Kansas City (SFO - MCI)?

When flying from San Francisco to Kansas City, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Kansas City in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SFO to MCI flights for September, October
16 Oct - 18 Oct
$139pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$146pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Oct - 9 Oct
$147pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Kansas City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from San Francisco found for this year
5 Nov - 13 Nov
$128pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
16 Oct - 18 Oct
$139pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$141pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Kansas City from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Kansas City direct flight deals
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$635pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Kansas City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kansas City from San Francisco, departing today and this week
29 Sep - 4 Oct
$160pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
29 Sep - 4 Oct
$166pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
30 Sep - 5 Oct
$171pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Kansas City from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Kansas City
10:40 am - 8:14 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 34m
SFO - MCI
Delta
$98
Delta
4:45 am - 6:51 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 06m
SFO - MCI
American Airlines
7:59 pm - 3:47 am
Frontier
1 Stop
5h 48m
SFO - MCI
Frontier
$139
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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Kansas City

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Kansas City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $128, but on average you can expect to pay $154.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Kansas City for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 1 direct flight from San Francisco to Kansas City under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Kansas City is less than $635.

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

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

How popular is this San Francisco to Kansas City flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Kansas City was viewed by 52 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Kansas City round-trip from $128. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Kansas City for 60% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $70. American Airlines flights start at $96 while deals on Delta start at $98 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Kansas City?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Kansas City? While on average our users pay $482, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $108. The most popular route (San Francisco - Kansas City), is priced around $139.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Kansas City.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kansas City, MO

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kansas City from San Francisco?

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

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

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

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

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Kansas City?

Returning to San Francisco 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 San Francisco.

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

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Alternative routes for San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Kansas City.
Average temperature for September in Kansas City
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Kansas City
4.0 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Kansas City

Top 6 airlines flying from San Francisco to Kansas City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco 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
Alaska Airlines
$108 $276 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$117 $352 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$117 $310 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$117 $272 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$128 $380 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$165 $367 No cancel fee 65%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Kansas City

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Kansas City.
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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Kansas City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Kansas City.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
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Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
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Saturday
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