There are 4 ways to get from Atlanta to Kansas City by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Kansas City (MCI) ATL - MCI

$114 - $324

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo 4700
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...

$86 - $208

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo 4700
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak Missouri River Runner

$109 - $270

Drive  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Kansas City 805.9 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Kansas City via St Louis, Mo in around 17 h 36 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Atlanta and Kansas City is 1088 km. The road distance is 1289 km.

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Kansas City is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Kansas City is to fly which takes 4 h 53 min and costs $110 - $330.

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Atlanta to Kansas City, including transfers.