There are 4 ways to get from Kansas City to Salt Lake City by plane, 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  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Salt Lake City (SLC) MCI - SLC

$172 - $602

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut 1347 / ...

$115 - $287

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  27 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$141 - $380

Drive  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Salt Lake City 1077.1 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 16 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Salt Lake City is 928 miles. The road distance is 1077.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Kansas City to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Kansas City to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Salt Lake City via Denver, Co in around 24 h 3 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Salt Lake City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$350 - $480
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 Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

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