The flight time from Milwaukee to Kansas City is 1 hour, 23 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves MKE Milwaukee, WI 1 minute early.
9 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 9 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCI Kansas City, MO 6 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Southwest
88%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Milwaukee to Kansas City is 1 hour, 23 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 9 minutes.

The flight distance from Milwaukee to Kansas City is 436 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Kansas City to Milwaukee
1 hour, 18 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
1h 23m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

11

Distance

436 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND02040

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Southwest
11

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Milwaukee from Kansas City by plane?

The distance from Milwaukee to Kansas City by plane is 436 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Milwaukee to Kansas City?

The flight time from Milwaukee to Kansas City is 1 hour, 23 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 9 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Milwaukee to Kansas City?

Southwest is the only airline with direct flights from Milwaukee to Kansas City.

Does Southwest fly from Milwaukee to Kansas City?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Kansas City (MCI). On average, they have 11 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Milwaukee 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 9 minutes
In the Air 69 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Kansas City 6 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Milwaukee to Kansas City, Southwest is 88% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 88% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Southwest 88% 11% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Milwaukee and Kansas City, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Southwest 9 69 4 83

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
6am 0.23
12pm 0.04
10am 0.25
9pm 0
7pm 0.13
2pm 0.19
5am 0.1
1pm 0.01
7am 0.09
5pm 0.23
8pm 0.02
9am 0.05
11am 0.01
6pm 0.04
4pm 0.13
3pm 0.08

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Milwaukee to Kansas City that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 49
February 44
March 51
April 52
May 52
June 53
July 57
August 57
September 55
October 58
November 33
December 33

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Milwaukee to Kansas City that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 1.83
Tuesday 1.85
Wednesday 1.87
Thursday 1.81
Friday 1.85
Saturday 0.58
Sunday 1.65

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Southwest 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
6am 10 70 4 85
12pm 9 68 4 82
10am 9 72 4 86
9pm 14 70 4 88
7pm 10 72 4 85
2pm 9 67 4 80
5am 9 64 4 78
1pm 7 65 3 75
7am 11 69 4 85
5pm 9 70 4 83
8pm 9 68 5 83
9am 8 69 4 82
11am 8 69 3 80
6pm 8 68 4 82
4pm 10 71 5 89
3pm 9 68 4 81
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.