There are 5 ways to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City by night bus, bus, train, car or plane

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Night bus, bus  •  6 h 55 min

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

$54 - $120

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Night bus, train  •  9 h 22 min

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

$77 - $182

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City 351.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Cape Girardeau  •  6 h 14 min

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

$140 - $623

Night bus to St. Louis, fly  •  6 h 50 min

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

$162 - $367

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

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

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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 6 h 55 min and costs $50 - $120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min 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 4 h 31 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Girardeau to Kansas City is 351 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min 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 200+ hotels available in Kansas City. Prices start at $67 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 $17 - $21.

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Map of how to get from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City.
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  • Distance: 303.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

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

United Airlines flies from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City 5 times a day.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Quincy, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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

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 St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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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