The cheapest times to fly from PHX to MCI are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and February 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 PHX to MCI is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $842 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $274 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Kansas City
Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $286 to $481 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $512. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $217 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $334 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to MCI flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to MCI route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PHX to MCI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 $57 (15%) 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 $314. Return trip prices are from the MCI to PHX 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 PHX to MCI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 51 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PHX to MCI? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Kansas City International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1042 miles or 1677 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PHX to MCI?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to MCI flight is about 2 hour 51 minutes.
How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Kansas City, MO?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 102 available flights from PHX to MCI.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Kansas City International Airport|
|City||Kansas City, MO|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PHX to MCI tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 16% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MCI heading for PHX about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Kansas City, MO is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 7 minutes late
- American: 10 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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