There are 9 ways to get from Kalamazoo to Kansas City by plane, train, bus 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 from Kalamazoo  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Kalamazoo (AZO) to Kansas City (MCI) AZO - MCI

$244 - $1,204

Cheapest option

Bus via St Louis, Mo  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo

$84 - $201

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Kansas City (MCI) MDW - MCI

$148 - $363

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kansas City (MCI) ORD - MCI

$148 - $344

Bus to Grand Rapids, fly  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Kansas City (MCI) GRR - MCI

$236 - $1,159

Bus to Detroit, fly  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Kansas City (MCI) DTW - MCI

$137 - $531

Train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Wolverine / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief

$99 - $267

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...

$117 - $184

Drive  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Kalamazoo to Kansas City 659.5 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kalamazoo to Kansas City is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kalamazoo to Kansas City is to fly which costs $240 - $1,200 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The distance between Kalamazoo and Kansas City is 523 miles. The road distance is 659.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Kalamazoo to Kansas City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kalamazoo to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Kalamazoo, Mi and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Chicago, Il and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kalamazoo to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Kalamazoo Amtrak and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 27 min.

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The nearest airport to Kansas City is Kansas City (MCI) Airport which is 15.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Columbia (COU) (128.8 miles), Springfield (SGF) (144.6 miles), Lincoln (LNK) (167.9 miles) and Omaha (OMA) (168.3 miles).

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Kalamazoo to Kansas City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Map of how to get from Kalamazoo to Kansas City.
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  • Distance: 522.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Kalamazoo, MI, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Kalamazoo to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 10 h 27 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kalamazoo to Kansas City via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
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
Burlington Trailways
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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