There are 7 ways to get from Kansas City to Pensacola by plane, taxi, bus, night bus, train 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 to Pensacola  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Pensacola (PNS) MCI - PNS

$254 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$159 - $376

5 alternative options

Fly to Valparaiso, taxi  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Valparaiso (VPS) MCI - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$422 - $952

Bus, night bus, train  •  27 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
  3. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl

$174 - $441

Train, night bus, bus  •  29 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
  3. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl

$198 - $502

Train, bus  •  33 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl

$233 - $625

Drive  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Pensacola 1002 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kansas City and Pensacola is 735 miles. The road distance is 1002 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Pensacola without a car is to bus and night bus and train which takes 27 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Kansas City to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Pensacola is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 29 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Kansas City Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City to Pensacola is 1002 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 39 min to drive from Kansas City to Pensacola.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Kansas City Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 252+ hotels available in Pensacola. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Kansas City Airport is to line 229 bus which takes 56 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Pensacola.
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  • Distance: 734.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Kansas City to Pensacola every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Pensacola via St Louis, Mo, Tallahassee, Fl, and Pensacola, Fl in around 29 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Flights from Kansas City to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Carbondale Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 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 to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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