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There are 4 ways to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina by bus, taxi, train, car or shuttle

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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Bus, taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Junction City 1675 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Junction City to Salina

$122 - $178

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Newton Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take a taxi from Newton Amtrak to Salina

$174 - $274

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina 186.5 miles

$18 - $27

Shuttle, taxi  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Kansas City International Airport, MO to Junction, KS
  2. Take a taxi from Junction, KS to Salina

$217 - $256

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Kansas City Airport (MCI) and Salina is 159 miles. The road distance is 186.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina is 187 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Salina. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina.
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  • Distance: 159.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Kansas City Airport (MCI), USA and Salina, KS, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kansas City Airport (MCI) to Salina. However, you can take the line 229 bus to On 10Th At Main Eastbound, take the walk to On 10Th At Walnut Eastbound Nearside, take the line 71 bus to On 12Th At Troost Eastbound, take the walk to Kansas City, Mo, take the bus to Junction City, then take the taxi to Salina. Alternatively, you can take the line 229 bus to On 10Th At Main Eastbound, take the walk to Library On Main At 9Th St Sb, take the tram to Union Station On Main At Pershing Sb, take the walk to Kansas City Amtrak, take the train to Newton Amtrak, then take the taxi to Salina.

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 Kansas City Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
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
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Junction City
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Kansas City International Airport, MO to Junction, KS
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$115 - $130
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Junction City to Salina
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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