Cheap Flights To Independence (MKC) Starting at $49

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Cheap Flights to Independence from $49 One Way, $90 Round Trip

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Independence MCI Flight Information

Traveling To Independence
Destination Airport IATA Code MKC
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Airlines United, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta, JetBlue Airways
Flight Price $90
Earliest Departing Flight WN 2408 9:05AM EDT
Latest Departing Flight AA 1040 Oct 14 10:17PM EDT

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Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Independence?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor has the updates you need about current quarantine policies, travel advice and other crucial information for your flight to Independence.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
You’ll find all the answers you need on our helpful Customer Service Portal. While most airlines make allowances for cancellations or changes due to COVID-19, it’s best to read through the terms and conditions of your preferred carrier before booking.
Which airlines fly to Independence?
Reserve a fare with one of the 20 airlines that operate at Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) and this fantastic city will be yours to check out. Whenever you’re hoping to get away, you’re certain to find a flight that matches your schedule. Consider these major international carriers that touch down in Independence:

  • Air Canada - 17 flights to Independence per month
  • Southwest Airlines - 0 flights to Independence per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Independence?
Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) is the city’s only airport, so the only thing you’ll need to mull over will be the aisle seat or the window seat. Central Independence is roughly 20 miles away and where many travelers kick off their adventure.
How much is a flight to Independence?
Round-trip fares dropped as low as $90 this past week to Independence, and rose to a high of $164. Passengers flying out of Chicago (ORD) managed to pick up one-way flights from just $49.
How to book the cheapest flight to Independence?
Using Orbitz, you’ll find some of the most amazing flight deals around from a terrific range of airlines. But if you’d love to increase your chances of scoring cheap flights to Independence, here are some pointers designed to help:

  • Departing from or landing at other airports can sometimes work out to be cheaper. Enter your preferred departure and arrival points. Next, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function below to compare your options.
  • Similarly, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link to compare the airfares on days either side of your chosen departure. It’s possible to pick up cheaper flight deals if you’re flexible with your dates.
  • You can also use the ‘Show options’ function to filter results for your preferred airline, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even choose the time of day you want to fly.
  • Once you’ve worked out your travel dates, don’t delay booking. Airfares normally get dearer as the departure date nears.
  • Combine your flights, hotels and car rental into a value-for-money package deal. Save your money for things you’re really excited about, like exploring every corner of Independence.
  • Don’t fly during the busy season if you can. By steering clear of summer, school vacations and other popular dates, you can save loads on your airfares.

How long is a flight to Independence?
Where you’re departing from and if you have a layover help determine your flight time. However, these three top routes to Independence will give you a clearer idea:

  • Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) - 1 hour and 44 minutes
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O’Hare Intl.) to Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) - 1 hour and 36 minutes
  • Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) to Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) - 2 hours and 7 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Independence?
Book in January, February or August for competitively priced tickets to Independence. Once you’ve located a bargain, snap it up — cheap flights are known to pop up and then vanish in the click of a button.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Independence?
To find a great flight deal, make a booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. These are typically the cheapest days of the week to purchase flights to Independence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Independence?
Everybody enjoys saving money, so we recommend flying out early in the week for cheap flights to Independence. Orbitz data from 2020 shows you can grab the best deals on flights taking off on Mondays. Tuesday is the next most affordable day, while Saturdays are the dearest. Many people like to start their trip on weekends, so leave those Saturdays for binge-watching your favorite TV shows.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Independence?
Jet off sometime in August if you’re sticking to a budget. Orbitz data has found that it’s generally the best month for cheap flights to Independence. June is when ticket prices really go up.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Flexibility is important these days, that’s why Orbitz lets you search for carriers that won’t slap you with a fee for any amendments. Fill out your departure and arrival points, then select “Filter by flexible change policies.” We’ll show you all the options that include free cancellation within 24 hours of booking and no change fees.
What do I need for the flight to Independence?
Flying can be a joy with a little pre-planning! Make your journey a hassle-free one with the following handy tips:

  • Your travel documents are the most important items you’ll need to carry with you on your flight to Independence. To avoid any problems when checking in, make sure that the personal info on your ticket is correct and matches your government-issued ID.
  • To keep you entertained on your short trip to Independence, download your favorite songs or stock up the podcast library on your smartphone. Food can also be a delicious distraction while in the air, so take a snack.
  • Even if you’re flying when it’s 100 degrees outside, bring a warm top or scarf on board with you. Cabins can get downright cold.

How many direct flights are there to Independence?
Every month, there are 331 direct flights into Independence. Choose from a wide range of airline companies, including Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines. Other carriers that fly to Independence nonstop are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and JetBlue Airways.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Independence?
If you think a business or first-class ticket is out of your reach, think again. Here are some tips to help you land a premium flight to Independence for less:

  • Flexibility is key. By being open to other travel dates, you’ll have more chances of picking up a rewarding deal on business or first-class airfares.
  • Plenty of low-cost airlines these days offer quality business or premium-class seating that doesn’t cost a bundle.
  • Bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat up the front. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a flight loyalty program.

How to get into Independence from the airport?
One of the simplest ways to reach downtown Independence is by organizing a Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) car rental. Touch down, grab your baggage and then collect a set of wheels from Payless’s MCI on-site branch. You’ll need to drive approximately 20 miles southeast of Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI) before you’re in the city center. Your other option is to take a taxi or public transportation into town, then rent a vehicle from one of our city center Independence car rentals instead.
What is the best time to go to Independence?
Travelers come from far and wide to visit Independence in . So if you love the idea of exploring this exciting destination in the busy months, this is the best time to go. As with many places in the Northern Hemisphere, summer starts June 20 in Independence, with average daily temperatures fluctuating between 70undefined and 85undefined.
Travel tips for Independence

  • Independence Square is one of this city’s most popular attractions. Book a hotel near the center and stop by anytime you please.
  • Book one of our cheap car rentals and follow the signs to T-Mobile Center. Near the downtown area but far enough away from the city action, this must-see sight is popular with locals and travelers alike.
  • Independence isn’t the only city in Kansas City with a colorful personality. Spend a day or two getting acquainted with Weston before exploring some of the region’s off-radar destinations.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.