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

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Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo 1682 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Memphis, Tn 1138

$59 - $148

4 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo 1682 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, MO to Memphis, TN via St Louis

$60 - $112

Bus Jefferson Lines  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR 121
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn 1508 / ...

$92 - $144

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Memphis 519.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Memphis (MEM) MCI - MEM

$224 - $1,004

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The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Memphis is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Memphis is to fly which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Memphis is 372 miles. The road distance is 519.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 10 h 55 min to get from Kansas City to Memphis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Memphis. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Memphis, Tn via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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

You can take a bus from Kansas City to Memphis via St Louis, Mo in around 10 h 55 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Kansas City to Memphis hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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