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Fares from $139 One Way, $216 Round Trip from Baton Rouge to Kansas City

Prices starting at $216 for return flights and $139 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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Flying from Baton Rouge to Kansas City

Baton Rouge Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Baton Rouge at a low cost for your next trip. Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, also known as Ryan Field, is located at 9430 Jackie Cochran Drive, four miles north of central Baton Rouge. The airport has one terminal, two floors and a central three-level atrium. Domestic and international flights are provided by American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking Fees

The Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport has over 1,500 hourly and daily parking spaces for a small hourly fee or a $10 daily fee. The parking lot is literally right in front of the terminal, providing quick and easy access to the airport.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The fares are $.40 per quarter mile, with an additional $3.60 fee per trip. Baton Rouge also has a bus system, with a fare of $1.75. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Baton Rouge Airport Restaurants

Many restaurant options are available at the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, so it is easy to grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. A large food court offers a variety of food, from fast food to local and international dishes. Bars are located on the second floor of the atrium. There are also shops, so you can purchase anything you forgot to pack. Keep checking Orbitz.com for sales on flights from Baton Rouge.

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 Baton Rouge to Kansas City - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Baton Rouge to Kansas City?

Unfortunately, direct flights aren't an option from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR-Baton Rouge Metropolitan) to Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.). However, there are numerous airlines that service this route with just a single stopover, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Baton Rouge to Kansas City?

The trip from Baton Rouge to Kansas City can be as quick as 2 hours and 49 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not book a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

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.