The cheapest times to fly from FCO to MHK are

  • January 8th to May 27th (except the weeks of April 16th and May 14th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 FCO to MHK is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $2374 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $804 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Manhattan

Flying from Rome (FCO) to Manhattan/Ft. Riley, KS (MHK) will usually cost between $815 to $1465 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $821. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1490. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $669 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $951 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FCO to MHK flight.

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

FCO to MHK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FCO to MHK flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rome. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Manhattan, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Rome. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $169 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $974. Return trip prices are from the MHK to FCO 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 FCO to MHK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 30 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 FCO to MHK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansas City International Airport (MCI) in Kansas City, MO

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from MHK
  • Usually 3.63% less expensive than MHK
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCO to MCI flights

Destination alternative #2: Wichita Dwight D Eisenhower National Airport (ICT) in Wichita, KS

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from MHK
  • Usually 2.94% less expensive than MHK
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCO to ICT flights


Flight Hacking FCO to MHK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FCO to MHK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (FCO > BOS > MHK)

  • Price for both tickets: $773
  • Average savings: $179 (18.77%)

See FCO to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (FCO > EWR > MHK)

  • Price for both tickets: $814
  • Average savings: $138 (14.46%)

See FCO to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (FCO > LGA > MHK)

  • Price for both tickets: $833
  • Average savings: $118 (12.41%)

See FCO to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FCO to MHK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Iberia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Manhattan Regional Airport to Fiumicino Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5285 miles or 8505 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FCO to MHK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FCO to MHK flight is about 10 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Rome and Manhattan/Ft. Riley, KS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from FCO to MHK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFCO
Origination airport nameFiumicino Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMHK
Destination airport nameManhattan Regional Airport
CityManhattan/Ft. Riley, KS
Countrythe United States


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