There are 5 ways to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park by plane, taxi, bus, train, shuttle 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, taxi  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Kalispell (FCA) MCI - FCA
  2. Take a taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park

$432 - $1,642

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  32 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA 802 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to St. Paul 802 / ...
  3. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak

$290 - $635

3 alternative options

Bus, shuttle, train, drive  •  36 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD 502
  2. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Billings, MT 701
  3. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Butte, MT 933 / ...
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Great Falls, MT
  5. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center to Shelby Amtrak
  6. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to East Glacier Park Amtrak
  7. Drive from East Glacier Park Amtrak to Glacier National Park

$301 - $443

Train  •  40 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak Empire Builder

$319 - $842

Drive  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Glacier National Park 1567.6 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Glacier National Park, MT, USA?

You can take a train from Kansas City to Glacier National Park via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and West Glacier Amtrak in around 40 h 9 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Kansas City to Kalispell via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Shelby Amtrak to East Glacier Park Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice 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 West Glacier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to St. Paul
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Toole County
Other operators
Taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Glacier Taxi
Phone
+1 406-250-3603
Website
glaciertaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kansas City to Glacier National Park?

The distance between Kansas City and Glacier National Park is 1865 km. The road distance is 2508 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 24 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park?

The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park is to fly and taxi which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $430 - $1,700.

How long does it take to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park?

It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Kansas City to Glacier National Park, including transfers.