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from Chicago to Kansas City, KS

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Travel Information from Chicago to Kansas City, KS

distanceDistance409 miles (660 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£38 - £50
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £38 • 1 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £38 • 1 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 409 miles (660 km) by coach, flight or train from Chicago to Kansas City, KS. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £38. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Chicago to Kansas City, KS.

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FAQs

What are my travel options from Chicago to Kansas City, KS?

You can travel from Chicago to Kansas City, KS 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Kansas City, KS from Chicago?

The cheapest way from Chicago to Kansas City, KS is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £38 compared to other travel options to Kansas City, KS:

A flight is about £11 less than a coach, which costs on average £48 for this trip.

A flight is generally £12 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £50 from Chicago to Kansas City, KS.

What is the fastest way to get to Kansas City, KS from Chicago?

The fastest way from Chicago to Kansas City, KS is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 32 min.

Other travel options from Chicago to Kansas City, KS can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Kansas City, KS by coach can take on average 11 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 10 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Chicago and Kansas City, KS

The Chicago to Kansas City, KS distance is approximately 409 miles (660 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Chicago to Kansas City, KS?

The average frequency per day from Chicago to Kansas City, KS is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Chicago to Kansas City, KS as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Chicago? Where do I arrive in Kansas City, KS?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Chicago to Kansas City, KS:

    Who can get me from Chicago to Kansas City, KS?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chicago to Kansas City, KS:

    • You can take a coach from Chicago to Kansas City, KS with Greyhound. Cheap tickets can be found for £48 with Greyhound from Chicago to Kansas City, KS.
    • You can travel by plane to Kansas City, KS from Chicago with American Airlines, and you can find American Airlines Chicago to Kansas City, KS tickets for £38 on Omio.
    • You can travel by train to Kansas City, KS from Chicago with Amtrak, and you can find Amtrak Chicago to Kansas City, KS tickets for £50 on Omio.

    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Chicago to Kansas City, KS?

    Omio customers who travel from Chicago to Kansas City, KS often also extend their holiday to go to New York City, Paris or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Kansas City, KS and these popular destinations at a great price.

    How far in advance should I book my Chicago to Kansas City, KS ticket online to get the best deals?

    When planning your trip between Chicago and Kansas City, KS, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Coach tickets cost £48 one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing £38 one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost £50 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets to Kansas City, KS from Chicago online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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