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Airfares from $74 One Way, $148 Round Trip from Little Rock to Kansas City

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More About Flying To Kansas City from Little Rock

Route Information for Flights from Little Rock to Kansas City

Origin Airport IATA Code LIT
Destination Airport IATA Code MKC
Distance 344 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 6:20PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:20PM UTC

Traveling from Little Rock to Kansas City

Little Rock National Airport

Orbitz.com can help travelers locate cheap flights from Little Rock for those who want to travel on a budget. The Little Rock National Airport is located two miles from downtown on Airport Drive. Seven airlines service the Little Rock National Airport including US Airways, Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines.

Parking at the Airport

Travelers at the Little Rock National Airport have a few options for parking. Expressway Airport parking offers daily and long-term rates for those with vehicles. Individuals can choose from a covered lot or an open lot. Extended long-term, covered parking is also offered at discounted rates.

Transportation to the Airport

The ground transportation center at the south end terminal of the airport provides limousines and shuttles both to and from the airport. Limo fees are charged by the hour, and shuttles charge a flat rate. Yellow Cab offers metered rides from anywhere in the city to the airport, and the city bus provides pick-up from various locations around the city. Orbitz.com can also provide assistance in locating a rental car to travelers.

Restaurants at Little Rock National Airport

Those wanting to grab a light snack or a meal before their flight will have variety of options. Starbucks is located in the baggage claim area on the lower level of the airport. It offers a variety of blended coffees, espresso and bakery items. The Great American Bagel Company offers fresh breakfast sandwiches all day long and offers a full line of espressos. Orbitz.com can assist travelers in locating cheap flights from little Rock and help secure other travel arrangements.

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 Little Rock to Kansas City - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Little Rock to Kansas City now?

Head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Little Rock to Kansas City.

What is the shortest flight from Little Rock to Kansas City?

Keep that binge-watch you had planned for another occasion, because the flight from Clinton National Airport Airport (LIT) to MCI can take as little as 2 hours and 54 minutes.

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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

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