The cheapest times to fly from MCI to PBI are

  • January 1st to January 28th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th 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 PBI is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $788 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $255 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to West Palm Beach

Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) will usually cost between $257 to $495 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $270. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $439. 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 $297 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to PBI flight.

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

MCI to PBI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCI to PBI 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 $0.15, 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. 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 $91 (25%) 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 $273. Return trip prices are from the PBI 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 PBI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 10 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 PBI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) in Punta Gorda, FL

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 19.90% less expensive than PBI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCI to PGD flights

Destination alternative #2: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 17.37% less expensive than PBI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCI to RSW flights

Destination alternative #3: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 16.86% less expensive than PBI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCI to MCO flights

Destination alternative #4: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 14.67% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to MLB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1212 miles or 1951 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to PBI flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from MCI to PBI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code PBI
Destination airport name Palm Beach International Airport
City West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.7
Longitude -80.1


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