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

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The best prices from Kansas City to San Francisco are usually found in August or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

MCI - SFO
Price
$230 - $364
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$230

From Kansas City to San Francisco

One-way from

$96

One-way flight from Kansas City to San Francisco

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 San Francisco?

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 San Francisco?

To save up to 99% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 San Francisco from $416 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $638 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

When flying from Kansas City to San Francisco, 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 16% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to San Francisco in December, January 2021

The best prices found for MCI to SFO flights for December, January
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$51pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
7 Jan - 10 Jan
$68pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
17 Dec - 19 Dec
$78pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Kansas City found for this year
17 Dec - 19 Dec
$78pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$121pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
29 Dec - 7 Jan
$123pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Kansas City

Save time with Kansas City to San Francisco direct flight deals
5 Jan - 8 Jan
$197pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
1 Feb - 27 Feb
$307pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
27 Mar - 10 Apr
$645pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Kansas City, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$121pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
7 Dec - 13 Dec
$123pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
10 Dec - 16 Dec
$143pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to San Francisco from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to San Francisco
11:32 am - 6:54 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 22m
MCI - SFO
Frontier
$96
Kiwi.com
1:00 am - 2:55 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
3h 55m
MCI - SFO
United Airlines
$119
United
3:00 am - 7:40 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 40m
MCI - SFO
Delta
$123
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City to San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Kansas City to San Francisco 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 San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Kansas City to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $51, but on average you can expect to pay $120.

Are there nonstop flights from Kansas City to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 4 direct flights from Kansas City to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to San Francisco is less than $466.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Kansas City to San Francisco was viewed by 107 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 San Francisco?

In Kansas City, there will be less rainfall in Kansas City compared to San Francisco over the next 11 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in San Francisco is generally colder than in Kansas City. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Kansas City to San Francisco?

Airlines like Frontier fly from Kansas City to San Francisco in about 5h 49m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $51. This flight start at 83% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $34 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $103 and United Airlines from $119 one-way.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Kansas City to San Francisco
Average temperature for December in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San Francisco
4.7 ″

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines from Kansas City to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City to San Francisco 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
$100 $239 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$108 $254 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$107 $275 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$128 $287 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$117 $300 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$118 $315 No cancel fee 69%
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