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The best prices from Kansas City to Minneapolis are usually found in August or July, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Minneapolis (MSP)

MCI - MSP
Price
$116 - $252
MSP
Temperature
26.6 - 84.2 °F
MSP
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 44% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$116

From Kansas City to Minneapolis

One-way from

$68

One-way flight from Kansas City to Minneapolis

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 Kansas City to Minneapolis?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 54 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Kansas City to Minneapolis from $133 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $165 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Minneapolis. Flights to Minneapolis from Kansas City in August are about $144 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $54.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Minneapolis (MCI - MSP)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Kansas City to Minneapolis in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 7% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis in January, February 2021

22 Feb - 23 Feb
$131pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
23 Feb - 25 Feb
$140pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$147pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Minneapolis 2021 flight deals

22 Feb - 23 Feb
$131pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
23 Feb - 25 Feb
$140pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
20 Apr - 22 Apr
$146pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis from Kansas City

16 Apr - 19 Apr
$239pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
29 Jun - 5 Jul
$279pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
12 Feb - 14 Feb
$289pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis

3 Feb - 5 Feb
$252pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
2 Feb - 2 Apr
$257pp
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
2 Feb - 2 Apr
$319pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Minneapolis from Kansas City

3:03 pm - 6:56 am
Frontier
1 Stop
15h 53m
MCI - MSP
Frontier
$68
CheapFlights
2:00 am - 6:28 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
28h 28m
MCI - MSP
Multiple Airlines
$123
Gotogate
11:14 am - 12:19 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
49h 05m
MCI - MSP
Spirit Airlines
$131
CheapFlights

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Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Minneapolis

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City to Minneapolis 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 Kansas City and Minneapolis 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 Kansas City to Minneapolis St Paul to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis St Paul include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Kansas City to Minneapolis St Paul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines 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 Kansas City to Minneapolis for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $131, but on average you can expect to pay $159.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 16 direct flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Minneapolis is less than $737.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Kansas City to Minneapolis St Paul flight path was viewed by 15 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Kansas City or Minneapolis?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Kansas City is roughly similar to Minneapolis. You can assume this to be the case over the next 10 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Minneapolis?

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 Minneapolis are colder than in Kansas City.

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Minneapolis?

United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier can get you from Kansas City to Minneapolis in just under 4h 53m. Your travel time can differ by up to 14h 54m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $154, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Kansas City to Minneapolis and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and Frontier - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $160 and $165, respectively. Spirit Airlines is priced at 25% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $50. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Spirit Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Kansas City to Minneapolis for a low price.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Minneapolis

Destination information for Minneapolis

Average temperature for January in Minneapolis
26.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Minneapolis
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Top 4 airlines flying from Kansas City to Minneapolis

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$91 $141 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$132 $274 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$177 $288 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$128 $301 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Minneapolis

Morning 6 AM to noon 61% of MCI to MSP departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of MCI to MSP departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MCI to MSP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MCI to MSP departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Kansas City to Minneapolis
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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