Jet off from the City of Angels and touch down in the BBQ Capital of the World. Southwest Airlines® has great deals on flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Kansas City International Airport. Whether you're flying for business, fun, or family, find low fares on flights to Kansas City with Southwest® and book with confidence. Have flexible travel dates? Search for Kansas City flights with our Low Fare Calendar and discover our lowest fares. Don't forget to explore Southwest Vacations® to find package deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more.
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Los Angeles (LAX), CA to Kansas City, MO
departing on 1/13
one-way starting at*$99
*Restrictions and exclusions apply. Seats and dates are limited. Select markets. 24 travel days available.
|Departing from||Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)|
|Arriving at||Kansas City International Airport (MCI)|
|Average flight time||3 hours 9 minutes|
|1‡||Nonstop flight per day Monday through Friday|
|1‡||Nonstop flight on Saturday|
|1‡||Nonstop flight on Sunday|
†Weekly flights based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday through Sunday between 12/1/2022 and 12/31/2022. Note: route may not operate every day of the week.
‡Nonstop flights based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday through Sunday between 12/1/2022 and 12/31/2022.
Hailed as one of the great jazz and barbeque meccas of the Midwest, Kansas City is a sensory delight of dynamic arts and culture, delicious cuisine, and dynamite music. Explore some of Kansas City's most popular sights and attractions on your next trip.
History and culture buffs will love Kansas City's eclectic neighborhoods and museums. Take a walk through the Crossroads Arts District and check out hundreds of gallery spaces and art studios. See textiles, folk art, masks, and more visual art at Mattie Rhodes Art Center and Art Gallery in the Argentine neighborhood. Discover new and emerging artists at the H&R Block Artspace in Midtown, which hosts exhibitions and public art projects. The city was even home to Queer Eye's Fab Five, who stayed in a downtown loft during the show's third season.
If you're looking for family-friendly activities, there's Kansas City's Worlds of Fun theme park. With 235 acres of water slides, roller coasters, and fun attractions, it is a fabulous way to spend a day for the whole family. Meet the koala bears, tigers, and orangutans at the Kansas City Zoo. Learn about the fascinating sea life in our oceans at the SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium. Visit the College Basketball Experience facility and immerse yourself in the action, where you can shoot hoops, call the highlights, and learn about the legends.
No trip to Kansas City would be complete without Kansas City 'cue. Kansas City-style barbeque is known for its mouthwatering cocktail of spices, slow-smoked cooking techniques, and tomato-based barbeque sauce. Don't forget to stop in a local barbeque joint and order a plate of burnt ends.
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.
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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 Los Angeles (LAX) to Kansas City the best it can be. Learn more about the Southwest® travel experience before you book your flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Kansas City International Airport.
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1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.
2Fare difference may apply.
3Failure to cancel a reservation at least 10 minutes prior to departure may result in forfeited Travel Funds.
4Flight credits unexpired on or created on or after July 28, 2022, do not expire and will show an expiration date until our systems are updated. See full details here.
5Available only on WiFi-enabled aircraft. Limited-time offer. Where available.
6Internet access for $8 a day, per device. In order to provide the best experience, we block access to certain high-bandwidth applications, websites, and video conferencing services, including, but not limited to, Netflix, HBO Max, Zoom, and Microsoft Teams. In consideration of the public environment onboard, we also block potentially offensive online content.