There are 8 ways to get from Kansas City to Akron by plane, bus, train 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 to Cleveland, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Cleveland (CLE) MCI - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$168 - $830

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$95 - $235

6 alternative options

Fly to Akron  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Akron (CAK) MCI - CAK

$180 - $870

Fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MCI - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh

$182 - $844

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Columbus (CMH) MCI - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$202 - $930

Fly to Erie, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Erie (ERI) MCI - ERI
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$258 - $1,204

Train, bus  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$137 - $358

Drive  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Akron 784.9 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Akron is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Akron is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $850 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Akron is 707 miles. The road distance is 784.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from Kansas City to Akron, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Akron. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Akron, Oh via Columbus, Oh and Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Akron.
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  • Distance: 707.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 16 min

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Akron, OH, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Kansas City to Akron hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Akron via Columbus, Oh and Cleveland, Oh in around 17 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Akron via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Erie via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Once 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
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
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 Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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