How to get from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS

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from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS

You can get from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS by train, bus or flight.

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To get from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS on 12 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:05St. Louis Station5h40 20:45Kansas City Station
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£331One-way
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15:05St. Louis Station5h40 20:45Kansas City Station
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£331One-way
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08:15St. Louis Station5h40 13:55Kansas City Station
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£791One-way
06:40St. Louis Station15h20 22:00Kansas City Station
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£1871One-way

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Travel Information to Kansas City, KS from St. Louis, MO

distanceDistance237 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£31 - £363
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £31 • 5 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £363 • 3 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, skywest airlines or Amtrak

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 237 miles between St. Louis, MO and Kansas City, KS. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £31. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Greyhound, skywest airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS.

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There are 4 ways to travel from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS. Tickets for a train cost on average £31.

This is compared to other travel options to Kansas City, KS:

A train is £5 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS costing on average £36.

A train is generally £331 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £363 from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS.

The fastest way to get to Kansas City, KS from St. Louis, MO is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 46 min.

There are alternative travel options to Kansas City, KS that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Kansas City, KS by train can take on average 5 h 10 min.

You should expect to travel around 237 miles from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS.

The average frequency per day from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between St. Louis, MO and Kansas City, KS as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS:

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

    • You can go to Kansas City, KS from St. Louis, MO by coach with Greyhound. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £36 with Greyhound from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS on Omio.
    • You can go to Kansas City, KS from St. Louis, MO by plane with skywest airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £363 with skywest airlines from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS on Omio.
    • You can travel by train to Kansas City, KS from St. Louis, MO with Amtrak, and you can find Amtrak St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS tickets for £31 on Omio.
    Omio customers who travel from St. Louis, MO to Kansas City, KS often also extend their holiday to go to Chicago, New York City or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Kansas City, KS and these popular destinations at a great price.

    When planning your trip between St. Louis, MO 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 £36 one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average £363 one way.
    • Train tickets are costing on average £31 one way.

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

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