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Airfares from $49 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Kansas City to San Francisco

Prices starting at $90 for return flights and $49 for one-way flights to San Francisco were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To San Francisco from Kansas City

Route Information for Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
1495 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
Asiana Airlines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
4:35PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
2:04AM UTC

From Kansas City to San Francisco

Kansas City is situated in the heart of America and offers travelers and residents an abundance of cultural attractions and activities. If you are in the mood for some west coast charm, consider a trip to San Francisco. can offer you discount rates from Kansas City to San Francisco with just a few clicks of your mouse.

Flying out of Kansas City

Travelers leaving Kansas City will fly out of Kansas City International Airport, located about 15 miles northwest of downtown area. This is a very busy airport that serves more than 10 million passengers each year. A taxi is the most convenient form of transportation to the airport. Expect to pay about $40 from downtown Kansas City for a 30-minute ride. The Metro bus service will get you to the airport for just $1.50 from Monday through Friday. Long-term parking is available at the airport at a rate of $22 per day if you choose to drive yourself.

Visiting San Francisco

San Francisco International Airport is the major airport serving the San Francisco area. It is located just 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Taxis are readily available at the lower terminals. Expect to pay about $38 for the 40-minute trip to downtown San Francisco. The Bay Area Rapid Transit system has a station located at the departures area of the airport, at Terminal G. Expect to pay $10 for a one-way trip into the city. San Francisco is a world-class city that is perfect for singles as well as the whole family. Some top attractions include the Marrakech Magic Theater, Marin Headlands, and the Golden Gate Bridge. Shoppers will love the Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Market. San Francisco is one city that is perfect for visiting any time of the year. The winter and spring months see average temperatures in the low 60s Fahrenheit. The summer and fall months have an average temperature in the mid-60s.

Flying to San Francisco

San Francisco is a world-class city that bustles with activities and attractions. Businesspeople and vacationers will find that their needs are met in this unique city. Remember to use to book flights from Kansas City to San Francisco for discount rates. can also help you book affordable rental cars and make hotel reservations.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Kansas City to San Francisco now?
If you’re baffled about quarantine and travel restrictions when flying from Kansas City to San Francisco, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Kansas City to San Francisco?
There certainly is. Southwest Airlines offers direct flights from Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) to OAK, which makes traveling from Kansas City to San Francisco a piece of cake.
What is the shortest flight from Kansas City to San Francisco?
The shortest flight from Kansas City to San Francisco is around 4 hours and 25 minutes. Grab your favorite tipple from the drink cart, get stuck into your travel journal or read a few magazines — you’ll have enough time on this medium-haul journey.
What airlines fly from Kansas City to San Francisco most frequently?
Southwest Airlines offers the most flights along this route. This quality carrier operates 30 flights from Kansas City to San Francisco every month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Francisco?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to San Francisco have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to San Francisco with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Francisco without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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