The cheapest times to fly from TPE to MCI are

  • February 5th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 12th and May 7th)
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 TPE to MCI is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2031 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $900 for Monday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Kansas City

Flying from Taipei (TPE) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $946 to $1769 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1003. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1837. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $834 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1112 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPE to MCI flight.

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

TPE to MCI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPE to MCI flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Taipei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MCI, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into TPE. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kansas City, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Taipei. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1153. Return trip prices are from the MCI to TPE 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 TPE 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 14 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TPE 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 TPE to MCI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TPE > LAX > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $867
  • Average savings: $245 (22.04%)

See TPE to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (TPE > SEA > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $955
  • Average savings: $157 (14.13%)

See TPE to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (TPE > SFO > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $138 (12.37%)

See TPE to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7419 miles or 11940 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPE to MCI flight is about 14 hour 20 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from TPE to MCI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTPE
Origination airport nameTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMCI
Destination airport nameKansas City International Airport
CityKansas City, MO
Countrythe United States


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