There are 5 ways to get from Kansas City to Rhode Island by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Providence  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Providence (PVD) MCI - PVD

$194 - $904

Cheapest option

Bus  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to New York, Ny 1682 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$135 - $323

3 alternative options

Fly to Boston, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Boston (BOS) MCI - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$178 - $354

Train  •  30 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak

$259 - $732

Drive  •  23 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Providence 1381.3 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 23 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Rhode Island is to fly and train which costs $170 - $360 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Rhode Island is 1226 miles. The road distance is 1381.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Kansas City to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kansas City to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Kansas City Amtrak and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 56 min.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Kansas City to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 1225.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Kansas City to Warwick hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kansas City to Providence via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak in around 30 h 56 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kansas City to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Once 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 Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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