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Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:33 -04:00

Kansas City to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:33 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Kansas City to San Francisco. Frontier & United frequently offer the best deals on Kansas City to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
MKCSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
SFOMKC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$301
Select
Frontier
MKCSFO
Fri 10/14
1 stop
SFOMKC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$301
Select
Frontier
MKCSFO
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SFOMKC
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$301
Select
United
MKCSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
SFOMKC
Wed 11/2
2 stops
$306
Select
American
MKCSFO
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SFOMKC
Fri 11/4
2 stops
$318
Select
Alaska
MKCSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SFOMKC
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
MKCSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SFOMKC
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
MKCSFO
Fri 10/28
1 stop
SFOMKC
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
MKCSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOMKC
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
MKCSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOMKC
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$340
Select

How Much is a Flight from Kansas City to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kansas City to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $311.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco?

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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $697 $375
7-14 days $329 $301
14-21 days $319 $301
21-30 days $319 $306
30-60 days $319 $318
60-90 days $319 $327
90+ days $319 $327

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kansas City to San Francisco

We've examined 26,224,294,390 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 San Francisco is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$318 $306 $318 $301 $301 $301 $327

Compare Flight Prices from Kansas City to San Francisco 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 San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Kansas City San Francisco American 9/30/16 10/2/16 1 $838
October Kansas City San Francisco Frontier 10/13/16 10/18/16 1 $301
November Kansas City San Francisco American 11/1/16 11/4/16 2 $318
December Kansas City San Francisco United 12/3/16 12/7/16 0 $319
January Kansas City San Francisco United 1/17/17 1/21/17 0 $319
February Kansas City San Francisco United 2/7/17 2/11/17 0 $319
March Kansas City San Francisco United 3/1/17 3/8/17 0 $319
April Kansas City San Francisco United 4/28/17 5/1/17 2 $391

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$481
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$481 $301
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$301 $318
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$318 $327
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$327 $319
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$319

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco

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 San Francisco is $365.

The average price for direct flights from Kansas City to San Francisco is $367.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:55 19:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is $219.

The average price for round trip flights from Kansas City to San Francisco is $397.

Kansas City to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Kansas City to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Kansas City to San Francisco flight time is 4 hours and 2 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Kansas City?
Answer: The distance from Kansas City to San Francisco is 1,495 miles (2,405 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kansas City to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Kansas City to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Kansas City airlines for direct flights from Kansas City to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Kansas City and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Kansas City to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Kansas City flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:33 -04:00Number of routes searched: 165Number of itineraries searched: 192,450

Wondering which airlines fly out of Kansas City to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Kansas City airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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 San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American LAX
Alaska SEA
Alaska CLT
Alaska DFW
Alaska MIA
Alaska PDX
Delta LAX
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH

Kansas City to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kansas City and San Francisco. 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 Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $309
Flights from Kansas City to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta $322
Flights from Kansas City to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $263
Flights from Kansas City to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, Spirit $81
Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $81

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Omaha to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $309
Flights from Des Moines to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $314
Flights from Wichita to San Francisco American, Delta, United $274
Flights from Springfield to San Francisco American, Delta, United $354
Flights from Lincoln to San Francisco Delta, United $355
Flights from Manhattan to San Francisco American $428
Flights from Omaha to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $299
Flights from Des Moines to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $322
Flights from Wichita to Oakland American, Delta $392
Flights from Springfield to Oakland American, Delta $362
Flights from Lincoln to Oakland Delta Check Dates
Flights from Omaha to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $308
Flights from Manhattan to Oakland American Check Dates
Flights from Des Moines to San Jose American, Delta, United $314
Flights from Wichita to San Jose American, United $310
Flights from Springfield to San Jose American, Delta, United $418
Flights from Omaha to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $257
Flights from Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $217
Flights from Des Moines to Sacramento American, Delta, United $340
Flights from Wichita to Sacramento American, United $294
Flights from Lincoln to San Jose Delta Check Dates
Flights from Manhattan to San Jose American $605
Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $224
Flights from Omaha to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $279
Flights from Springfield to Sacramento American, Delta, United $354
Cheap Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco