Nearest major airport to Independence, Missouri:

The closest major airport to Independence, Missouri is Kansas City International Airport (MCI / KMCI). This airport is in Kansas City, Missouri and is 32 miles from the center of Independence, MO. If you're looking for international or domestic flights to MCI, check the airlines that fly to MCI.

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International airports near Independence, MO

32 miles: Kansas City International Airport - Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI)
189 miles: Des Moines International Airport - Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM)
228 miles: Lambert-St. Louis International Airport - Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL)

Domestic airports near Independence, MO

32 miles: Kansas City International Airport - Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI)
78 miles: Forbes Field - Topeka, KS (FOE / KFOE)
132 miles: Columbia Regional Airport - Columbia, MO (COU / KCOU)
142 miles: Manhattan Regional Airport - Manhattan, KS (MHK / KMHK)
158 miles: Joplin Regional Airport - Joplin, MO (JLN / KJLN)
171 miles: Kirksville Regional Airport - Kirksville, MO (IRK / KIRK)
173 miles: Springfield-Branson National Airport - Springfield, MO (SGF / KSGF)

Local airports near Independence, MO

17 miles: Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport - Kansas City, MO (MKC / KMKC)
25 miles: Richards/Gebaur Air Force Base - Grandview, MO (GVW)
33 miles: Johnson County Executive Airport - Olathe, KS (OJC / KOJC)
43 miles: New Century AirCenter - Olathe, KS (JCI / KIXD / IXD)
43 miles: New Century Aircenter - Olathe, KS (KS3)
48 miles: Sherman Army Airfield - Fort Leavenworth, KS (FLV / KFLV)
54 miles: Lawrence Municipal Airport - Lawrence, KS (LWC / KLWC)

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Independence, Missouri

City: Independence
State: Missouri
Country: United States
Category: cities

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