The cheapest times to fly from MCI to SCE are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of January 8th)
- March 26th to May 20th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 30th)
- July 9th to August 5th
- October 22nd to November 11th
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 SCE is early December. Prices can be as high as $588 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $258 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to State College
Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to State College, PA (SCE) will usually cost between $261 to $438 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $298. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $467. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $318 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to SCE flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCI to SCE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MCI to SCE 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 $0.22, which is below average.
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 $84 (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 $283. Return trip prices are from the SCE to MCI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MCI to SCE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 36 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 SCE while comparing.
- 148 miles (238 km) away from SCE
- Usually 0.47% less expensive than SCE
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MCI to SCE? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from University Park Airport to Kansas City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 897 miles or 1444 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MCI to SCE?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to SCE flight is about 2 hour 36 minutes.
How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and State College, PA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from MCI to SCE.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Kansas City International Airport|
|City||Kansas City, MO|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||University Park Airport|
|City||State College, PA|
|Country||the United States|
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