The cheapest times to fly from MCI to JAN are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the weeks of May 14th and May 21st)
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 20th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MCI to JAN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $584 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $238 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Jackson

Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Jackson/Vicksburg, MS (JAN) will usually cost between $241 to $402 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $274. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $439. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $297 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to JAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCI to JAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MCI to JAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCI to JAN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $76 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $264. Return trip prices are from the JAN to MCI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MCI to JAN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MCI to JAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Monroe Regional Airport (MLU) in Monroe, LA

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from JAN
  • Usually 6.40% less expensive than JAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to MLU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MCI to JAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Kansas City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 548 miles or 882 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MCI to JAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to JAN flight is about 1 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Jackson/Vicksburg, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from MCI to JAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMCI
Origination airport nameKansas City International Airport
CityKansas City, MO
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeJAN
Destination airport nameJackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
CityJackson/Vicksburg, MS
Countrythe United States


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