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There are 7 ways to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City by night bus, bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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Night bus, bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis 1143
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...

$57 - $82

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Night bus, train  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis 1143
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Union Station Missouri River Runner

$67 - $97

Drive  •  5h 50m

  1. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City 351.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Cape Girardeau  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Cape Girardeau (CGI) to Kansas City (MCI) CGI - MCI

$136 - $480

Night bus to St. Louis, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Kansas City (MCI) STL - MCI

$92 - $302

Taxi to Paducah, fly  •  8h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from Cape Girardeau to Paducah
  2. Fly from Paducah (PAH) to Kansas City (MCI) PAH - MCI

$260 - $626

Taxi to Marion, fly  •  5h 59m

  1. Take a taxi from Cape Girardeau to Marion
  2. Fly from Marion (MWA) to Kansas City (MCI) MWA - MCI

$213 - $482

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 50m.

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The distance between Cape Girardeau and Kansas City is 303 miles. The road distance is 351.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 7h 34m and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 7h 34m to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cape Girardeau Airport to Kansas City Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 6m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Girardeau to Kansas City is 351 miles. It takes approximately 5h 50m to drive from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City.

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United Airlines offers flights from Cape Girardeau Airport to Kansas City Airport.

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There are 326+ hotels available in Kansas City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cape Girardeau to Cape Girardeau Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $23 - $28.

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  • Distance: 303.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 34m

What companies run services between Cape Girardeau, MO, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

United Airlines flies from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City every 4 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via St. Louis, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via St. Louis, Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Paducah to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Paducah to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paducah to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Marion to Kansas City via Nashville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

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 St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Girardeau to Paducah
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Howard's Taxi Full Throttle
Phone
+1-573-270-9932

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