There are 4 ways to get from Kansas City to Lawrence by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence 7321 / ...

$10 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lawrence Amtrak Southwest Chief

$23 - $45

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kansas City to Lawrence 39.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Lawrence 39.8 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Lawrence is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Lawrence is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs $95 - $120.

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The distance between Kansas City and Lawrence is 58 km. The road distance is 64 km.

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The bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Lawrence. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kansas City Amtrak and arriving at Lawrence Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Lawrence, KS, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Kansas City to Lawrence hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Kansas City to Lawrence twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lawrence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Kansas City to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 816-471-5000
Website
kansas-city-taxi.com
Crown Cab
Phone
+1 816-753-9300

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