San Francisco to Kansas City Flights
Flights to Kansas City
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Flying to Kansas City
Despite its name, Kansas City is not located in Kansas. It is the largest city in Missouri and handles a great deal of airport traffic from tourists and businesspeople. Let Orbitz.com help you find the best deals on flights to Kansas City and accommodations for your trip.
Airports in Kansas City
Kansas City International Airport handles all the air traffic in the area. It lies 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City and is served by Southwest Airlines and Republic Airlines. The airport offers free Wi-Fi and has a consolidated car-rental service. Orbitz.com can help you get the best deal on hundreds of flights through Kansas City's airport.
Transportation from the Airport
A public bus route stops at Terminal C and travels back and forth between it and the downtown bus stop. It costs $1.50 per trip. For travelers needing to go to nearby cities, such as St. Joseph, Columbia, or Topeka, a shuttle service is available. The airport is located next to I-29 and I-435. You can also get special package deals on rental cars by booking through Orbitz.com.
Weather in Kansas City
Because of its inland location, Kansas City has distinct seasons, with summertime temperatures averaging around 90 degrees. The weather is humid, and you can expect rain to occur mostly during the spring and summer. If you decide to visit in winter, expect to deal with temperatures dipping into the negatives in January. Tornadoes are also a common occurrence in late spring and early summer.
Kansas City is most famous for its barbeque cuisine. The American Royal hosts a barbeque contest each fall, making it a busy time for tourists from around the nation. Other tourist attractions include the Kansas City Blues and Jazz Festival, also held during late November.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Kansas City
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Francisco to Kansas City
|Leave Fri, Jan 31||San Francisco (SFO)||Kansas City (MCI)||Frontier Airlines||$256|
|Return Mon, Feb 3||Kansas City (MCI)||San Francisco (SFO)||Frontier Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Francisco to Kansas City
|Leave Tue, Jan 28||San Francisco (SFO)||Kansas City (MCI)||Alaska Airlines||$248|
|Return Tue, Feb 25||Kansas City (MCI)||San Francisco (SFO)||Alaska Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Francisco and Kansas City
|Alaska Airlines||SFO||MKC||Tue, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 25||$248|
|Frontier Airlines||SFO||MKC||Tue, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 25||$256|
|United Airlines||SFO||MKC||Wed, Dec 25 - Wed, Jan 8||$285|
|Delta Air Lines||SFO||MKC||Tue, Dec 31 - Tue, Jan 7||$326|
|American Airlines||SFO||MKC||Wed, Dec 25 - Mon, Jan 6||$410|
|US Airways||SFO||MKC||Wed, Dec 25 - Mon, Jan 6||$442|
|AirTran Airways||SFO||MKC||Tue, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 25||$463|
San Francisco and Kansas City airports and terminals
Airports in San FranciscoCA, US
San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to MKC
Terminal Carriers Terminal 3 US Airways, United Airlines
Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Kansas City
- 2 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Kansas City today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 25m.
- United Airlines flight 6530 (7:35 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 700) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Kansas City.
- United Airlines flight 6530 (7:35 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 700) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Kansas City.
- Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Kansas City (United Airlines flight 6530, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 3h 25m.
- Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Kansas City (United Airlines flight 6530, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 3h 25m.
- Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kansas City International (MCI) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between San Francisco and Kansas City
|Canadair Regional Jet 700||US Airways, United Airlines|
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Kansas City on Mon, Dec 9, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA1052/AA151||SFO||12:20 AM||MCI||8:35 AM||738/M80||6hr 15min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA1052/AA1046||SFO||12:20 AM||MCI||9:55 AM||738/M80||7hr 35min|
|Frontier Airlines/Frontier Airlines||F9668/F9816||SFO||6:10 AM||MCI||12:43 PM||320/320||4hr 33min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5688/DL5710||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||1:22 PM||E75/E75||5hr 22min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA2278/AA340||SFO||6:05 AM||MCI||2:00 PM||738/M80||5hr 55min|
|United Airlines||UA5481||SFO||9:02 AM||MCI||2:27 PM||CR7||3hr 25min|
|US Airways||US7403||SFO||9:02 AM||MCI||2:27 PM||CR7||3hr 25min|
|Alaska Airlines/Delta Air Lines||AS5601/DL5700||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||E75/E75||6hr 32min|
|Delta Air Lines/Alaska Airlines||DL5829/AS5115||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||E75/E75||6hr 32min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5829/DL5700||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||E75/E75||6hr 32min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5831/DL5700||SFO||7:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||E75/E75||5hr 32min|
|United Airlines/Alaska Airlines||UA261/AS5115||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||320/E75||6hr 32min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA261/DL5700||SFO||6:00 AM||MCI||2:32 PM||320/E75||6hr 32min|
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