Cheap flights from Chicago to Kansas City

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Flight information for Chicago to Kansas City
(CHI to MCI)

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Best Price Found$112The best flight deal from Chicago to Kansas City found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $112
Fastest flight time1h 25mThe fastest flight from Chicago to Kansas City takes 1h 25m
Direct flightsMon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and SunDirect flights go from Chicago to Kansas City on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is Southwest.
Airports in Kansas City2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Kansas City: Kansas City (MCI), Kansas City Downtown (MKC)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Kansas City

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Kansas City?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Kansas City from Chicago is August. Most expensive is January

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Kansas City?

Saturday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Saturday. The most expensive is typically Monday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Kansas City?

in the afternoon

Chicago to Kansas City flights are approximately 5% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Kansas City from Chicago?

United Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Linear Air Taxi are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Kansas City

What is the cheapest Chicago to Kansas City flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Kansas City

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Kansas City for the best Chicago - Kansas City flight prices

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

30 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Kansas City is approximately 30 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to Kansas City

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to Kansas City by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Oct 22
ORD3:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
23h 44m
1 stop
MCI2:54 pmKansas City
Oct 25
MCI3:45 pmKansas City
21h 53m
1 stop
ORD1:38 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 27
ORD3:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 39m
1 stop
MCI7:49 amKansas City
Nov 3
MCI8:44 amKansas City
11h 08m
1 stop
ORD7:52 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Oct 21
ORD3:31 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 38m
MCI5:09 amKansas City
Oct 25
MCI2:15 pmKansas City
1h 44m
ORD3:59 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Oct 23
MDW12:55 pmChicago Midway
5h 23m
1 stop
MCI6:18 pmKansas City
Oct 25
MCI10:12 amKansas City
4h 23m
1 stop
MDW2:35 pmChicago Midway
Spirit Airlines
Oct 25
ORD1:10 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 44m
1 stop
MCI2:54 pmKansas City
Nov 1
MCI3:45 pmKansas City
24h 08m
1 stop
ORD3:53 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 30
ORD8:22 amChicago O'Hare Intl
6h 43m
1 stop
MCI3:05 pmKansas City
Nov 3
MCI8:44 amKansas City
11h 08m
1 stop
ORD7:52 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Kansas City

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Kansas City, view some of our deals below provided by Allegiant Air, Delta and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Oct 22
ORD3:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
23h 44m
1 stop
MCI2:54 pmKansas City
United Airlines
Oct 18
ORD3:31 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 38m
MCI5:09 amKansas City
Allegiant Air
Oct 10
MDW1:28 pmChicago Midway
23h 40m
1 stop
MCI1:08 pmKansas City

Search last-minute flights to Kansas City from Chicago

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
Oct 4
ORD3:45 amChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 53m
1 stop
MCI7:38 pmKansas City
Oct 5
MCI1:25 amKansas City
14h 33m
1 stop
ORD3:58 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 8
ORD3:24 amChicago O'Hare Intl
28h 25m
1 stop
MCI7:49 amKansas City
Oct 13
MCI8:44 amKansas City
11h 08m
1 stop
ORD7:52 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Oct 6
ORD11:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 11m
1 stop
MCI7:26 amKansas City
Oct 13
MCI6:45 amKansas City
1h 41m
ORD8:26 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 6
ORD3:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 39m
1 stop
MCI7:49 amKansas City
Oct 9
MCI3:45 pmKansas City
13h 53m
1 stop
ORD5:38 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Oct 7
MDW2:30 amChicago Midway
5h 18m
1 stop
MCI7:48 amKansas City
Oct 10
MCI1:30 amKansas City
4h 20m
1 stop
MDW5:50 amChicago Midway
Spirit Airlines
Oct 4
ORD3:45 amChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 53m
1 stop
MCI7:38 pmKansas City
Oct 5
MCI1:25 amKansas City
11h 58m
1 stop
ORD1:23 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Kansas City

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Delta
PriceFrom $78
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $109
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $113
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Linear Air Taxi
PriceFrom $4,116
Free Cancellation
Rating
0.0

  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to Kansas City offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Chicago to Kansas City, such as American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Chicago to Kansas City by plane?

    The distance between Chicago and Kansas City is about 412.7 mi. Flights usually cover this in 1h 38m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to Kansas City from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Kansas City within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kansas City.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kansas City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Kansas City.

Can I fly back to Chicago from Kansas City?

Returning to Chicago from Kansas City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kansas City are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

If you are planning to travel to Kansas City at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Kansas City

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Chicago to St. Louis Flights
Fastest flight time1h 10m
Cheapest price$111
St. Louis to Kansas City Flights
Fastest flight time1h 52m
Cheapest price$133

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