Duration 35h 43m
Distance 468.4 miles
Average price $117
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Kansas City and La Crosse takes 35h 43m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Kansas City to La Crosse. 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. Chicago Union Station
  3. La Crosse
13h 18m
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$96 - $137

Kansas City to La Crosse train times

Trains run six times a week between Kansas City and La Crosse. The service departs Kansas City at 07:28 in the morning, which arrives into La Crosse at 19:11. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 35h 43m. 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 La Crosse station. However, there are services departing from Kansas City Union Station and arriving at La Crosse Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 18m.

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The distance between Kansas City and La Crosse is 370 miles. The road distance is 468.4 miles.

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

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Kansas City to La Crosse train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at La Crosse Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Kansas City and La Crosse?

You can take a train from Kansas City to La Crosse via Chicago Union Station in around 13h 18m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80

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 Kansas City Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to La Crosse Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110

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