Cheap flights from Kansas City to Washington (MCI - WAS)

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The best prices from Kansas City to Washington are usually found in August or June, booked 27 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Washington (WAS)

MCI - WAS
Price
$210 - $354
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$210

From Kansas City to Washington

One-way from

$74

One-way flight from Kansas City to Washington

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 Washington?

Users have found that flying from Kansas City to Washington on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 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 Washington from $262 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington from Kansas City. Prices for August average $285 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $90. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 30% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Washington (MCI - WAS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Kansas City to Washington is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 43% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Washington in March, April 2021

23 Mar - 30 Mar
$79pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
30 Mar - 6 Apr
$88pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
29 Mar - 14 Apr
$97pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Washington 2021 flight deals

23 Mar - 30 Mar
$79pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
30 Mar - 6 Apr
$88pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
29 Mar - 14 Apr
$97pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Non-stop flights to Washington from Kansas City

29 Mar - 14 Apr
$205pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
29 Mar - 14 Apr
$205pp
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City
1 Apr - 5 Apr
$211pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Washington

11 Mar - 15 Mar
$133pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
9 Mar - 15 Mar
$141pp
MCI
Kansas City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
9 Mar - 10 Mar
$145pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Washington from Kansas City

3:30 pm - 4:59 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
24h 29m
MCI - DCA
Frontier
$74
Gotogate
8:37 am - 11:59 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 22m
MCI - IAD
United Airlines
$106
United
2:14 pm - 4:59 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
25h 45m
MCI - DCA
Multiple Airlines
$111
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Washington

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

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Kansas City to Washington. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $79, but on average you can expect to pay $108.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Kansas City to Washington under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kansas City to Washington is less than $245.

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

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

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

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 Washington is generally the same as in Kansas City.

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Washington?

A quick flight from Kansas City to Washington can take about 2h 19m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $231. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $79, was found to be the cheapest airline from Kansas City to Washington. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Frontier. Spirit Airlines is 74% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$38 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier and United Airlines, with prices starting from $50 and $106, respectively.

Destination information for Washington

Flight duration
2h 38m
Average temperature for March in Washington
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Washington
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 4 airlines flying from Kansas City to Washington

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$107 $205 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$152 $335 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$163 $341 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$148 $350 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Kansas City to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of MCI to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of MCI to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of MCI to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MCI to WAS departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Kansas City to Washington
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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