Cheap flights from Kansas City to Chicago

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

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Best Price Found$137The best flight deal from Kansas City to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $137
Fastest flight time1h 33mThe fastest flight from Kansas City to Chicago takes 1h 33m
Direct flightsMon, Tue, Sat and SunDirect flights go from Kansas City to Chicago on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Air Canada and American Airlines.
Airports in Chicago3 airportsThere are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

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

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

August

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

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

Saturday

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

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

at noon

Kansas City to Chicago flights are approximately 11% more expensive in the afternoon than at noon

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

Major Airline

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

What is the cheapest Kansas City to Chicago flight route?

Kansas City - Chicago O'Hare Intl

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

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

27 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Kansas City to Chicago is approximately 27 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Kansas City to Chicago

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 Kansas City to Chicago by changing tabs
Major Airline
MCIKansas City
1h 25m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
MCIKansas City
4h 10m
MDWChicago Midway

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

If you're looking for one-way flights from Kansas City to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines and Major Airline
Major Airline
MCIKansas City
1h 25m
ORDChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
MCIKansas City
4h 10m
MDWChicago Midway

Best airlines flying from Kansas City to Chicago

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
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 $114
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Delayed flight no reasons seems like American Airlines don’t know what to do in these situations

Cons: I believe this airlines should have figured the answer to this question by now.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $116
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Cons: Wouldn't let us on the flight when there was plenty of time to get there. Manager was arrogant and slow - didn't care. Poor policies at that airport.

1 / 10
Southwest
PriceFrom $285
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.5

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.7

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

7.7

Food

Reviews

Pros: The plane was new and the seats were nice.

1 / 10

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

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Kansas City to Chicago, 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 Kansas City to Chicago by plane?

    There are 412.7 mi between Kansas City and Chicago. By plane, this route typically takes 1h 31m.


Can I fly to Chicago from Kansas City right now?

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

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

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.

Can I fly back to Kansas City from Chicago?

Returning to Kansas City from Chicago

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.

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

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