There are 5 ways to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville by bus, car, plane or night bus

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

Bus  •  5 h 20 min

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

$45 - $70

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Fayetteville 236.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Fayetteville  •  6 h 31 min

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

$292 - $1,256

Fly to Fort Smith, bus  •  7 h 46 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

Fly to Joplin, night bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Joplin (JLN) MCI - JLN
  2. Take the night bus from Joplin, MO to Fayetteville, AR

$298 - $1,252

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, Delta and United Airlines 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 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
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Joplin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
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
Night bus from Joplin, MO to Fayetteville, AR
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kansas City to Fayetteville?

The distance between Kansas City and Fayetteville is 340 km. The road distance is 379 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville?

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

Is there a direct bus between Kansas City and Fayetteville?

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.

How long does it take to get from Kansas City to Fayetteville?

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