The cheapest times to fly from LIH to MCI are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 LIH to MCI is early September. Prices can be as high as $1297 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $538 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Kansas City

Flying from Lihue, HI (LIH) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $565 to $1037 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $591. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $943. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $352 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $691 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIH to MCI flight.

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

LIH to MCI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIH to MCI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kauai. 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. 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 $237 (27%) 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 $637. Return trip prices are from the MCI to LIH 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 LIH 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 8 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3938 miles or 6338 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIH to MCI flight is about 8 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Lihue, HI and Kansas City, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 93 available flights from LIH to MCI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIH
Origination airport name Lihue Airport
City Lihue, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 22
Longitude -159.3

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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