Kansas City, MO Airports & Charter Routes

Rather than flying a tiring round-about route through hubs and spokes, why not let evoJets take you directly to Kansas City, the “Heart of America.” Take advantage of your business opportunities and then spend your free time exploring the arts, entertainment, recreation, and more of a city known for its contributions to jazz, blues, and cuisine.

Airports In and Around Kansas City, MO

evoJets Charter Service will deliver you to Kansas City through one of several airports.

  • Kansas City International Airport (MCI, KMCI) – is located 15 miles northwest of the central business district of Kansas City, and is considered to be one of the best large airports in the U.S. based on ratings from both the J.D. Power and Associates 2007 North America Airport Satisfaction Study and the 2008 U.S. News & World Report airport ranking. Private aviation services are provided by one fixed base operator (FBO): Executive Beechcraft.
  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport (MKC, KMKC) – also known as Kansas City Downtown Airport, can be found just across the Missouri River from Kansas City’s business center. Two FBOs serve corporate and private aviation at MKC: Hanger 10 Aviation Services and Executive Beechcraft.
  • Lee’s Summit Municipal Airport (LXT, KLXT) – is located 3 miles north of the central business district of the City of Lee’s Summit, MO, and about twenty miles southeast of downtown Kansas City. The airport serves as its own FBO, and some services are also provided by Air Charter.

Charter Pricing

How much does it cost to charter a private jet to/from Kansas City?

Pricing can vary per a variety of factors, and every charter flight is a unique situation.

While we cannot guarantee set prices for any particular trip without dates, times and passenger details, here are some target prices for private jet charter flights to/from Kansas City that we aim to offer our clients:

Avg. Flight Time
Target Price
New York Light Jet 2.5-3.0 6-8 From $9,000
Miami Midsize Jet 2.5-3.0 7-9 From $9,000
Aspen Light Jet 2.0-2.5 6-8 From $7,500
Las Vegas Light Jet 3.0-3.5 6-8 From $10,500
Dallas Midsize Jet 2.0-2.5 4.8 From $4,500

Please note that the above prices are ballpark estimates; specific pricing for a given trip will vary, and these amounts cannot be guaranteed for any specific flight.

Private Jet Prices – Ballpark Hourly Rates

The following hourly rates represent a range of prices for most aircraft within each major category. Exact rates for specific aircraft within each class will vary:

Ballpark Hourly
Turboprop Pilatus PC12 6-8 $1,200 – $1,800
Very Light Jet Phenom 100 4-5 $1,500 – $2,250
Light Jet Hawker 400XP 6-8 $2,200 – $3,000
Midsize Jet Lear 60 7-9 $2,800 – $3,800
Supermidsize Jet Citation Sovereign 8-10 $3,800 – $5,000
Heavy Jet Gulfstream G-IV 10-16 $5,000 – $8,000

Please note that these hourly rates represent flight charges only, and do not include taxes, crew, airport and other related fees.

Aircraft Available

Private Planes for Rent Near Kansas City, MO

Inventory can change by the day, but here is a list of aircraft commonly available for Kansas City private jet charters:

  • Pilatus PC-12 – Efficient, quiet aircraft with great cabin feel and seating for 8.
  • Lear 60 – A classic Midsize Jet with the range for nonstop charter flights from Kansas City to Las Vegas.
  • Hawker 800 – Larger than the Lear 60, the 800 and 800XP offer a roomier cabin than most Midsize Jets.
  • Challenger 350 – One of the nicest Supermid Jets available, take a nonstop private charter flight from Kansas City to Seattle in absolute luxury.
  • Gulfstream GIV – Excellent range, long cabin, free WiFi and a cabin attendant – what more do you need?

View a full list of aircraft available for charter here.

Travel Guide

Top Luxury Hotels in Kansas City, MO

For your stay in Kansas City, we know you will want only the best accommodations possible. Among the top luxury hotels in the area you will find:

  • The Westin Crown Center
  • Intercontinental Kansas City at the Plaza
  • Hyatt Regency Crown Center
  • Great Wolf Lodge Kansas City
  • Raphael Hotel Country Club Plaza

Arts and Culture Sights of Kansas City, MO

Music and the arts are an important part of the heritage of Kansas City. Get in on the cultural scene at some of these great venues:

  • American Heartland Theatre
  • 1859 Jail – Marshal’s Home & Museum
  • American Jazz Museum
  • Airline History Museum
  • Arts Incubator

Outdoor Locations in Kansas City, MO

Kansas City also has plenty of locations to enjoy recreational activities, from golf and tennis to water activities and professional sports. Some of the local options include:

  • Paradise Pointe Golf Complex
  • Blue and Gray Park
  • Blue River Parkway and Golf Course
  • Blue Springs Lake & Beach
  • Burning Tree Golf Course

Weather in Kansas City, MO

Kansas City has hot summers, with temperatures regularly in the 80s. July is the hottest month of the year, with an average maximum temperature of 90.5 degrees Fahrenheit. The very cold winters are usually in the 30s, and the coldest month, January, has an average minimum temperature of 20.7 degrees. The area has an annual average rainfall of 35.51 inches. The wettest month, June, has an average rainfall of 4.73 inches.