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Flights from San Francisco to Kansas City, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:34 AM

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San Francisco to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:34 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Kansas City. Frontier & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Kansas City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
SFOMKC
Sat 10/15
1 stop
MKCSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
SFOMKC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
MKCSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
SFOMKC
Wed 10/19
1 stop
MKCSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
SFOMKC
Sat 10/22
1 stop
MKCSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
SFOMKC
Tue 10/25
1 stop
MKCSFO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$284
Select
Alaska
SFOMKC
Thu 10/20
1 stop
MKCSFO
Fri 10/21
1 stop
$327
Select
United
SFOMKC
Tue 11/1
2 stops
MKCSFO
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$328
Select
American
SFOMKC
Tue 11/15
1 stop
MKCSFO
Mon 11/21
1 stop
$355
Select

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Kansas City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $306.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $815 $436
7-14 days $440 $389
14-21 days $386 $284
21-30 days $367 $284
30-60 days $343 $301
60-90 days $367 $357
90+ days $367 $338

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Kansas City

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Kansas City is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$301 $284 $284 $318 $318 $284 $353

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Kansas City Frontier 9/30/16 10/4/16 1 $621
October San Francisco Kansas City Frontier 10/15/16 10/22/16 1 $284
November San Francisco Kansas City United 11/1/16 11/8/16 2 $328
December San Francisco Kansas City United 12/3/16 12/6/16 2 $357
January San Francisco Kansas City United 1/21/17 1/31/17 2 $338
February San Francisco Kansas City United 2/2/17 2/6/17 2 $357
March San Francisco Kansas City United 3/4/17 3/12/17 1 $405
April San Francisco Kansas City Alaska 4/13/17 4/15/17 2 $422

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Kansas City

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco 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
$436
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$436 $416
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$416 $389
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$389 $362
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$362 $318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Kansas City is $326.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Kansas City is $343.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Kansas City - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12:36 17:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Kansas City is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Kansas City is $326.

San Francisco to Kansas City Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Kansas City?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Kansas City flight time is 3 hours and 43 minutes.
Question: How far is Kansas City from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Kansas City is 1,495 miles (2,405 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Kansas City?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from San Francisco to Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Kansas City?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Kansas City.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Kansas City?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Kansas City Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:34 AMNumber of routes searched: 202Number of itineraries searched: 142,238

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Kansas City? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco 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.

San Francisco to Kansas City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American LAX
American ORD
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta CVG
American CLT
United IAH
United EWR
United IAD
American PHL
United PIT
Alaska PDX
Delta SLC

San Francisco to Kansas City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $226
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $151
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $309
Flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $272
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $86
Flights from San Francisco to St Louis American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $264
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to Des Moines American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $314

Cheap Domestic Flights to Kansas City - MKC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, United $243
Flights from Oakland to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta $289
Flights from San Jose to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, United $294
Flights from Fresno to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, United $252
Flights from Reno to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, United $268
Flights from Monterey to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $549
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $398
Flights from Redding to Kansas City Alaska, United Check Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta Check Dates
Flights from Modesto to Kansas CityCheck Dates
Flights from Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit $186
Flights from Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $264
Flights from Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $248
Flights from San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $239
Flights from Oakland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $167
Flights from San Jose to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta $235
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $368
Flights from Fresno to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $177
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Kansas City