Flights from Houston (HOU) to Kansas City (MCI)

Book cheap flights from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City with Southwest Airlines®. It’s easy to find the William P. Hobby Airport / Houston Hobby to Kansas City International Airport flight to make your booking and travel a breeze. Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, solo or with the whole family, you’ll enjoy flying Southwest®. Have flexible travel dates? Plug them into the Low Fare Calendar and see the lowest fares available within your travel window. You may also want to browse Southwest Vacations® to see special offers and package deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more.

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Houston (Hobby), TX to Kansas City, MO

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Flight details

Average flight time: 1 hour 53 minutes

Departing from: William P. Hobby Airport / Houston Hobby (HOU)

Arriving at: Kansas City International Airport (MCI)


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Based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday-Friday between 8/20/2020 and 4/11/2021, as of 8/20/2020.

Travel tips


Infancy policy

One child over 14 days and under two (2) years of age, not occupying a seat, may be carried free of charge when traveling with an adult (12 years of age or older). Learn more.


Pet policy

Customers flying with a pet are subject to a pet fare. To learn more about traveling with your furry friend, explore the Southwest® pet policy.


Unaccompanied minor

Minors under the age of 18 are not permitted to fly unaccompanied on international flights or any itinerary that includes an international flight. Learn more.


Bags fly free®1

Start packing! Every ticketed Customer’s first two checked bags are free. Learn more.


The Southwest travel experience

Kansas City International Airport will bring you to 15 miles outside of downtown Kansas City, which is accessible by bus and, of course, a convenient rental car.

At Southwest, we know it takes more than great deals on Kansas City airfares and convenient scheduling options to make your trip memorable. So from booking to boarding, we offer services and features designed to make your travel from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City the best it can be. Find out more about the Southwest® Experience before you book your William P. Hobby Airport / Houston Hobby to Kansas City International Airport flight.

Flying with Southwest is simple and fun, no matter which of our dozens of exciting destinations you choose. And when you search for your next flight to Kansas City, you know you won’t be surprised at checkout. Low fares, no hidden fees. That’s our Transfarency® promise. And, as always, bags fly free. Enroll in our Click 'N Save® emails and stay up to date on our latest flight deals. Looking for tours, activities, and more hidden gems to add to your Kansas City adventure? Explore Southwest Airlines® Experiences and earn Rapid Rewards® points when you fly.

1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.

2Fare difference may apply.

Questions we hear the most

How long is the flight from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City?

The average flight time from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City is 1 hour 53 minutes.

How many Southwest flights from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City occur daily?

There are 13 flights daily from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City on Southwest Airlines.

Does Southwest fly nonstop from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City?

Southwest flies nonstop from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City once daily.

What day is it cheapest to fly from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City?

To find the cheapest day and time to fly Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City with Southwest, check out our Low Fare Calendar.

Can I rent a car at Kansas City International Airport?

You can rent a car at Kansas City International Airport—book yours with your flight.

Can I change my flight reservation for my flight from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City?

Yes! Flights from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City—or from here or there to anywhere—can be changed with no change fees. Fare difference may apply.

Where can I find the status of my flight from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City?

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Where can I find answers to other questions about flying from Houston (Hobby) to Kansas City with Southwest?

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