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

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  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo 1682 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Cape Girardeau, Mo 1138

$54 - $118

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Missouri River Runner
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Cape Girardeau, Mo 1138

$78 - $179

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau 350.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Cape Girardeau  •  7 h 39 min

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

$198 - $872

Fly to St. Louis, bus  •  6 h 57 min

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

$164 - $378

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

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

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The distance between Kansas City and Cape Girardeau is 303 miles. The road distance is 350.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau via St Louis, Mo and Cape Girardeau, Mo in around 7 h 9 min. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau 4 times a day.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare, Quincy
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station 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
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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 St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Cape Girardeau, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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