There are 4 ways to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Fayetteville, AR 117

$45 - $70

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Fayetteville 236.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Fayetteville  •  6 h 30 min

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

$292 - $1,256

Fly to Fort Smith, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Fort Smith (FSM) MCI - FSM
  2. Take the bus from Fort Smith, AR to Fayetteville, AR

$252 - $1,144

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The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Fayetteville is 212 miles. The road distance is 236.6 miles.

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The bus from Kansas City, MO to Fayetteville, AR takes 5 h 20 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansas City, MO and arriving at Fayetteville, AR. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $45 - $70.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville.
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  • Distance: 212.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Fayetteville, AR, USA?

Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Kansas City to Fayetteville every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Kansas City to Fayetteville hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Fayetteville, AR
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fort Smith, AR to Fayetteville, AR
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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