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Fares from $118 One Way, $202 Round Trip from Rochester to Kansas City

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Traveling from Rochester to Kansas City

Rochester Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Rochester, NY, by searching many airlines at once to find great deals on tickets. The Greater Rochester International Airport is located at 1200 Brooks Avenue, right off I-390, approximately 4 miles southwest of downtown Rochester. Daily air service is provided by Air Canada, AirTran, American, Continental, Delta, JetBlue, United, and US Airways on three runways.

Airport Parking Fees

The Rochester airport has both short- and long-term parking available. Fees for outdoor short-term parking are $2 per hour, with a maximum of $24 per day. The long-term parking garage fees are $14 per day. Loading and unloading of passengers is allowed in front of the terminal, but the driver must stay with the vehicle at all times. A complimentary cell phone lot is available if you are waiting to pick someone up from a flight.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The minimum fare is $10, with an extra charge of $2.50 for each additional passenger. The airport is also serviced by the Rochester bus system, with a fare of $1. Not only can Orbitz.com find budget air travel, we can also find ground transportation.

Rochester Airport Restaurants

The airport has an assortment of restaurants, including McDonalds, Subway and Dunkin Donuts. A variety of shops allow you to pick up any last minute purchases. Free wireless Internet service is available from Concourse A to Concourse B. For your next trip, use Orbitz.com to find flights from Rochester.

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 Rochester to Kansas City - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rochester to Kansas City?

Nonstop flights aren't an option from Rochester, NY (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.). However, there are numerous carriers that operate on this route with only one stopover, including Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Rochester to Kansas City?

Getting from Rochester, NY (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) will take you at least 3 hours and 3 minutes. Enjoy a beverage and watch a flick or two — it’s the perfect opportunity to simply relax.

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.