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Duration 38h 16m
Distance 1341.1 miles
Average price $262
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Kansas City and Groton takes 38h 16m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Kansas City to Groton. 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. Kansas City Union Station
  2. St. Louis Gateway Station
  3. Chicago Union Station
  4. Boston Back Bay Station
  5. Groton
37h 37m
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$211 - $360

Kansas City to Groton train times

Trains run six times a week between Kansas City and Groton. The service departs Kansas City at 08:15 in the morning, which arrives into Groton at 23:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 38h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Kansas City station to Groton station. However, there are services departing from Kansas City Union Station and arriving at New London Union Station via St. Louis Gateway Station, Chicago Union Station and Boston Back Bay Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 37m.

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The distance between Kansas City and Groton is 1201 miles. The road distance is 1341.1 miles.

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Kansas City to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Kansas City Union Station.

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Kansas City to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New London Union Station.

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Groton is 1h ahead of Kansas City. It is currently 1:37 AM in Kansas City and 2:37 AM in Groton.

There are 248+ hotels available in Groton. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Kansas City and Groton?

You can take a train from Kansas City to Groton via St. Louis Gateway Station, Chicago Union Station, and Boston Back Bay Station in around 37h 37m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 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 Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60

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