The cheapest times to fly from FRA to MCI are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 FRA to MCI is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1409 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $831 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Kansas City

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $857 to $1301 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $859. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1319. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $460 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $950 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to MCI flight.

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

FRA to MCI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to MCI flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Saturdays 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 $109 (10%) 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 $969. Return trip prices are from the MCI to FRA 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 FRA to MCI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 28 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 FRA to MCI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Columbia Regional Airport (COU) in Columbia, MO

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from MCI
  • Usually 5.37% less expensive than MCI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FRA to COU flights


Flight Hacking FRA to MCI

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 FRA to MCI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (FRA > EWR > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $712
  • Average savings: $238 (25.05%)

See FRA to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FRA > JFK > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $718
  • Average savings: $232 (24.42%)

See FRA to EWR flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (FRA > LAS > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $722
  • Average savings: $229 (24.05%)

See FRA to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kansas City International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4712 miles or 7583 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to MCI flight is about 9 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Kansas City, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from FRA to MCI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

Return Airport

Destination code MCI
Destination airport name Kansas City International Airport
City Kansas City, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.3
Longitude -94.7


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