Kansas City, KS to Chicago train

Cheap train tickets from Kansas City, KS to Chicago

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

£53

Average

£53

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:40Kansas City Station11h45 20:25Union Station
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£531One-way

Train schedule Kansas City, KS to Chicago

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Fastest train times from Kansas City, KS to Chicago

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

11 h 45 m

Average

11 h 45 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

661 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Kansas City, KS for Chicago every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:40Kansas City Station11h45 20:25Union Station
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£531One-way

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Overview: Train from Kansas City, KS to Chicago

distanceDistance409 miles (660 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£66 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Kansas City, KS to Chicago cover the 409 miles (660 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 10 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £53, but the average price of train tickets is £66.

Train companies: Amtrak trains Kansas City, KS to Chicago

For as little as £53 you can travel by train to Chicago from Kansas City, KS with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveller’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Kansas City, KS to Chicago, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Kansas City, KS to Chicago train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 10 min
  • Average Price: £53
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Kansas City, KS to Chicago

Travel by train to Chicago easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kansas City, KS to Chicago.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Kansas City, KS to Chicago for some dates and times for as low as £53  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Kansas City, KS to Chicago train to cost on average £66  one way.
You should expect to travel around 409 miles (660 km)  from Kansas City, KS to Chicago by train.
While the time it takes to travel 409 miles (660 km) between Kansas City, KS and Chicago can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Kansas City, KS to Chicago is on average 12 h 10 min.
Take the Kansas City, KS to Chicago train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Kansas City, KS to Chicago as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Kansas City, KS to Chicago. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Kansas City, KS to Chicago, the first train leaves at 12: 28. If you prefer late night trains from Kansas City, KS to Chicago, the last train of the day leaves at 14: 15. Omio shows you the latest train from Kansas City, KS to Chicago timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket to Chicago from Kansas City, KS within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £66 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Kansas City, KS to Chicago are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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