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Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:03 AM

Kansas City to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:03 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals on Kansas City to Los Angeles flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
MKCLAX
Tue 10/4
nonstop
LAXMKC
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
MKCLAX
Wed 10/5
nonstop
LAXMKC
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
MKCLAX
Wed 10/5
nonstop
LAXMKC
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
MKCLAX
Tue 10/11
nonstop
LAXMKC
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$81
Select
Spirit
MKCLAX
Tue 10/11
nonstop
LAXMKC
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$81
Select
American
MKCLAX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
LAXMKC
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$122
Select
United
MKCLAX
Wed 10/5
1 stop
LAXMKC
Wed 10/12
1 stop
$124
Select
United
MKCLAX
Tue 11/8
1 stop
LAXMKC
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$124
Select
Frontier
MKCLAX
Wed 10/26
1 stop
LAXMKC
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$254
Select
Alaska
MKCLAX
Tue 10/4
nonstop
LAXMKC
Wed 10/5
nonstop
$263
Select
Alaska
MKCLAX
Tue 10/4
nonstop
LAXMKC
Sat 10/8
nonstop
$263
Select
Alaska
MKCLAX
Tue 10/4
nonstop
LAXMKC
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$263
Select
Alaska
MKCLAX
Wed 10/5
nonstop
LAXMKC
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$263
Select
Alaska
MKCLAX
Wed 10/5
nonstop
LAXMKC
Sun 10/9
nonstop
$263
Select

How Much is a Flight from Kansas City to Los Angeles?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kansas City to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $99.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles?

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 Kansas City to Los Angeles 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 Kansas City to Los Angeles?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $81 $164
7-14 days $81 $124
14-21 days $81 $187
21-30 days $81 $139
30-60 days $81 $124
60-90 days $81 $130
90+ days $149 $130

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kansas City to Los Angeles

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Kansas City to Los Angeles is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$96 $81 $81 $96 $114 $96 $129

Compare Flight Prices from Kansas City to Los Angeles 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 Kansas City to Los Angeles flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 9/28/16 10/5/16 0 $129
October Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 10/4/16 10/11/16 0 $81
November Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $81
December Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 12/6/16 12/13/16 0 $81
January Kansas City Los Angeles United 1/17/17 1/24/17 1 $130
February Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 2/1/17 2/8/17 0 $187
March Kansas City Los Angeles American 3/7/17 3/14/17 0 $195
April Kansas City Los Angeles Spirit 4/27/17 4/30/17 0 $187

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kansas City to Los Angeles. 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
$164
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$164 $96
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$96 $96
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$96 $96
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$96 $96
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$96

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles

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 Kansas City to Los Angeles is $208.

The average price for direct flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles is $155.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:00 14:10
Delta 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 06:08 15:26
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:34 15:34
Southwest 3 3 3 3 3 1 2 07:45 17:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles

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 Kansas City to Los Angeles. 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 Kansas City to Los Angeles is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles is $168.

Kansas City to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Kansas City to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Kansas City to Los Angeles flight time is 3 hours and 37 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles from Kansas City?
Answer: The distance from Kansas City to Los Angeles is 1,360 miles (2,188 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 52 direct flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular Kansas City airlines for direct flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Kansas City and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Kansas City to Los Angeles?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Kansas City flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:03 AMNumber of routes searched: 224Number of itineraries searched: 320,014

Wondering which airlines fly out of Kansas City to Los Angeles? We've gathered the average price of Kansas City airlines with flights to Los Angeles. 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.

Kansas City to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American DFW
American ORD
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
Delta DTW
American CLT
American LAS
Delta SLC
Alaska PDX
Delta CVG
United EWR
United IAD
United SFO

Kansas City to Los Angeles Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kansas City and Los Angeles. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Kansas City - MKC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Long Beach American, Alaska, Delta $224
Flights from Kansas City to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta, United $224
Flights from Kansas City to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $96
Flights from Kansas City to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, Spirit $81
Flights from Kansas City to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $224
Flights from Kansas City to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $224

Cheap Domestic Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $260
Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $232
Flights from Wichita to Los Angeles United $254
Flights from Springfield to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Flights from Lincoln to Los Angeles Delta, United $332
Flights from Manhattan to Los Angeles American $367
Flights from Omaha to Burbank American, Delta, United $302
Flights from Omaha to Long Beach American, Delta $343
Flights from Des Moines to Burbank American, Delta, United $302
Flights from Des Moines to Long Beach American, Delta $228
Flights from Wichita to Burbank United $296
Flights from Wichita to Long Beach Delta Check Dates
Flights from Omaha to Santa Ana American, Delta, Frontier, United $309
Flights from Des Moines to Santa Ana American, Delta, United $267
Flights from Wichita to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, United $254
Flights from Omaha to Ontario American, Delta, United $309
Flights from Springfield to Santa Ana Delta, United $369
Flights from Omaha to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $299
Flights from Omaha to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $279
Flights from Des Moines to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $232
Flights from Wichita to Las Vegas Delta, United $213
Flights from Des Moines to San Diego American, Delta, Frontier, United $224
Flights from Springfield to Ontario American, Delta, United $340
Flights from Des Moines to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, United $284
Cheap Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles