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Duration 2 days 1h
Distance 604.8 miles
Average price $226
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Denver and Kansas City takes 2 days 1h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Denver to Kansas City. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Denver
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. St. Louis
  4. Kansas City
31h 50m
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Denver to Kansas City train times

Trains run twice a week between Denver and Kansas City. The service departs Denver at 19:10 in the evening, which arrives into Kansas City at 21:40. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 1h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Denver to Kansas City? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Denver to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Denver and arriving at Kansas City via Chicago Union Station and St. Louis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 50m.

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The distance between Denver and Kansas City is 560 miles. The road distance is 604.8 miles.

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Denver to Kansas City train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Denver station.

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Denver to Kansas City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kansas City station.

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Kansas City is 1h ahead of Denver. It is currently 2:45 PM in Denver and 3:45 PM in Kansas City.

There are 499+ hotels available in Kansas City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Denver and Kansas City?

You can take a train from Denver to Kansas City via Chicago Union Station and St. Louis in around 31h 50m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from St. Louis to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100

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