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Fares from $109 One Way, $188 Round Trip from South Bend to Kansas City

Prices starting at $188 for return flights and $109 for one-way flights to Kansas City were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Cheap Flights from South Bend to Kansas City

South Bend Airports

South Bend Airport serves the area of South Bend, Indiana. Flights from South Bend can be taken on many carriers, including Allegiant Air, Continental, and Delta. Located at 4477 Progress Drive, South Bend, the airport has many amenities that suit patrons. For low-cost flights, look on Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

Short-term parking at the airport is free for the first 30 minutes. For the next half hour, you'll pay $2. Each additional hour is $2, and the 24-hour maximum rate is $13. For long-term parking, you will pay $1 for the first hour, $1 for each additional hour, and a maximum of $9 per day. Economy parking is also available, and this lot is the furthest lot from the building. Each hour costs only $1. The 24-hour maximum charge is $8, and the weekly maximum is $40. The 18-hour parking lot costs $1 per hour, but you can't park overnight. Valet parking is also available. Valet parking is $5 for one hour and $13 for up to 24 hours.

Transportation to and from the Airport

You can get to and from the airport by bus, taxi, car rental, or the South Shore train. Buses include Greyhound and Coach USA, along with others. Some taxi companies include ABC Cab, Blue Ribbon Taxi, and City Cab. Avis, Alamo, and other rental cars are available. The South Shore train travels between Chicago and the airport. When you take the train, a one-way ticket can cost between $8.75 and $12.

International Airport Restaurants

At South Bend Airport, there is the Flight Deck Deli and Bar, as well as the SBN Deli/Lounge. The Flight Deck Deli and Bar is open from 4:30 a.m. until the last flight departs. The SBN Deli/Lounge is open from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Find sales on flights from South Bend on Orbitz.com.

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.

Destination Highlights

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.

Flights from South Bend to Kansas City - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from South Bend to Kansas City?

As you can't fly straight from South Bend, IN (SBN-South Bend Intl.) to Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), a flight with one stopover is your next best option. Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines are respected airlines that service this route.

What is the shortest flight from South Bend to Kansas City?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 11 minutes to jet from South Bend, IN (SBN-South Bend Intl.) to Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.). Sit back and enjoy those window views, because you'll be strolling through arrivals before long.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Kansas City?

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 Kansas City 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 Kansas City with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Kansas City 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.