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There are 6 ways to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson by plane, taxi, car or bus

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

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Fly to Springfield, taxi  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Springfield (SGF) MCI - SGF
  2. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

$344 - $1,261

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO 121

$58 - $80

4 alternative options

Fly to Fayetteville, drive  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Fayetteville (XNA) MCI - XNA
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Branson

$261 - $1,167

Fly to Fort Leonard Wood, drive  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Fort Leonard Wood (TBN) MCI - TBN
  2. Drive from Fort Leonard Wood to Branson

$144 - $600

Fly to Harrison, taxi  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Harrison (HRO) MCI - HRO
  2. Take a taxi from Harrison to Branson

$240 - $908

Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson 230.1 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 1m.

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The distance between Kansas City Airport (MCI) and Branson is 202 miles. The road distance is 230.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson without a car is to bus which takes 7h 6m and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kansas City Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 57m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson is 230 miles. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Kansas City Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Branson. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson.
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  • Distance: 201.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Kansas City Airport (MCI), USA and Branson, MO, USA?

Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Branson once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Leonard Wood via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Kansas City to Harrison via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Harrison via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Memphis
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Harrison via Houston, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Harrison via Chicago Midway, Memphis
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Harrison via Chicago O'Hare, Memphis
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
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Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Branson
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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