Directions from Kansas City to Kirksville

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Southwest Chief

$64 - $117

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. 159.6 miles

$15 - $23

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

Amtrak operates a train from Kansas City to Kirksville twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
+1 1-800-872-7245
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to La Plata Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
$170 - $240

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kansas City and Kirksville is 210 km. The road distance is 255 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Kirksville is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Kirksville is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs $60 - $120.

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Kansas City to Kirksville, including transfers.