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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Kansas City, MO, United States - CHI to MKC Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 12:55 PM

Popular flights from Chicago to Kansas City Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 12:55 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 9, 2016 $149
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 9, 2016 $97
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $97

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Kansas City (CHI to MKC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Kansas City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $145.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Kansas City (CHI to MKC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Kansas City based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Kansas City

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Kansas City should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $142 $355
7-14 days $107 $265
14-21 days $107 $231
21-30 days $107 $270
30-60 days $97 $221
60-90 days $127 $221
90+ days $149 $260

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Kansas City

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Kansas City.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$227 $97 $153 $107 $162 $162 $107

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Kansas City

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chicago to Kansas City.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Chicago Kansas City United 6/28/16 7/7/16 0 $142
July Chicago Kansas City Frontier 7/3/16 7/12/16 0 $107
August Chicago Kansas City Frontier 8/2/16 8/9/16 0 $97
September Chicago Kansas City United 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $157
October Chicago Kansas City United 10/26/16 11/1/16 0 $149
November Chicago Kansas City United 11/2/16 11/6/16 0 $188
December Chicago Kansas City United 12/9/16 12/11/16 0 $227
February Chicago Kansas City United 2/10/17 2/12/17 0 $256

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Kansas City

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Kansas City.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$147
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$147 $107
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$107 $107
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$107 $107
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$107 $107
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$107

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Kansas City (CHI to MKC)

Your Chicago to Kansas City flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $295.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $139.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Kansas City.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Kansas City
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 07:25 22:09
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 16:55 16:55
United 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 08:40 22:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Kansas City (CHI to MKC)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Kansas City. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $194.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $139.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Milwaukee to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $278
Indianapolis to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $278
Madison to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $332
Grand Rapids to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $304
Moline to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $284
South Bend to Kansas City United Check Dates
Ft Wayne to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $362
Toledo to Kansas City American $265
Appleton to Kansas City Alaska, United $372
Bloomington - Normal to Kansas City American $542
Green Bay to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $432
Lansing to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $290
Peoria to Kansas City American, United $284
Kalamazoo to Kansas City American, United $352
Springfield to Kansas City American, United $284
Champaign to Kansas City American Check Dates
Dubuque to Kansas City American Check Dates
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $80
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $137
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Chicago to Denver American, Frontier, Spirit, United $91
Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $65
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Chicago to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Houston American, Spirit, United $174
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $197
Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $147
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $117
Chicago to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $137

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Kansas City (CHI to MKC) Number of flights searched: 152Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 12:55 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Kansas City with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Kansas City.

Chicago to Kansas City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X
Spirit LAS X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest MSP X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Kansas City, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Chicago to Kansas City Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: The average Chicago to Kansas City flight time is an hour and 34 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Kansas City?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Kansas City is 401 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: There are 93 direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: American Airlines provides 52% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: Minneapolis - St Paul, MN
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