Directions from Kansas City to Colorado Springs

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 Colorado Springs  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Colorado Springs (COS) MCI - COS

$252 - $1,142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co 7307 / ...

$73 - $177

4 alternative options

Fly to Pueblo, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Pueblo (PUB) MCI - PUB
  2. Take the bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$378 - $1,558

Fly to Denver  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Denver (DEN) MCI - DEN

$96 - $362

Train, bus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lamar Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Lamar, CO to Kit Carson, CO
  3. Take the bus from Kit Carson, CO to Colorado Springs, CO

$107 - $248

Drive  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Colorado Springs 590.8 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Colorado Springs, CO, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Kansas City to Colorado Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Denver, Co in around 13 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Kansas City to Pueblo via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Kansas City to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Kansas City to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lamar Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Outback Express
Website
outbackexpress.tripod.com
Bus from Lamar, CO to Kit Carson, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
outbackexpress.tripod.com
Bus from Kit Carson, CO to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
outbackexpress.tripod.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kansas City and Colorado Springs is 886 km. The road distance is 945 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Colorado Springs is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Colorado Springs is to fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs $250 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Colorado Springs. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Colorado Springs, Co via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Kansas City to Colorado Springs, including transfers.