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Flights from Chicago to Kansas City, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

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Chicago to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Kansas City. American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Kansas City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CHIMKC
Thu 11/17
nonstop
MKCCHI
Sat 11/19
nonstop
$220
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American
CHIMKC
Thu 11/24
nonstop
MKCCHI
Mon 11/28
nonstop
$220
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American
CHIMKC
Thu 11/24
nonstop
MKCCHI
Thu 12/8
nonstop
$220
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Kansas City?

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 $230.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Kansas City?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Kansas City?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Kansas City.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $363 $455
7-14 days $233 $345
14-21 days $233 $345
21-30 days $233 $297
30-60 days $220 $297
60-90 days $220 $323
90+ days $232 $340

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Kansas City

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Kansas City is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$230 $233 $232 $220 $232 $230 $232

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Kansas City by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Kansas City flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Kansas City American 9/29/16 10/1/16 0 $481
October Chicago Kansas City American 10/8/16 10/15/16 0 $233
November Chicago Kansas City American 11/17/16 11/19/16 0 $220
December Chicago Kansas City American 12/9/16 12/11/16 0 $232
January Chicago Kansas City American 1/26/17 2/2/17 0 $233
February Chicago Kansas City American 2/2/17 2/6/17 0 $233
March Chicago Kansas City American 3/15/17 3/23/17 0 $232
April Chicago Kansas City American 4/9/17 4/13/17 0 $233

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Kansas City

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Kansas City. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$453
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$453 $253
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$253 $233
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$233 $233
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$233 $233
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$233

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Kansas City

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 $297.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $220.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Kansas City - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 07:15 21:55
United 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 07:30 20:11
Southwest 8 8 8 8 8 6 7 06:35 21:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Kansas City

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Kansas City is $220.

Chicago to Kansas City Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: The average Chicago to Kansas City flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Kansas City from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Kansas City is 401 miles (645 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: There are 141 direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Kansas City?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 37% 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: Dallas - Ft Worth, TX

Airlines in Chicago flying to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 119Number of itineraries searched: 285,469

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Kansas City? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Kansas City. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Kansas City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Delta MSP
American DFW
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Delta ATL
United DEN
American CLT
United IAH
American DCA
American LGA
United IAD
Delta SLC
United EWR
Alaska SEA
United SFO

Chicago to Kansas City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Kansas City. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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