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

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Fly Kansas City to Sydney  •  23h 33m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Sydney (SYD) MCI - SYD

$770 - $1,920

4 alternative options

Drive to Springfield, fly to Sydney  •  23h 18m

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Springfield
  2. Fly from Springfield (SGF) to Sydney (SYD) SGF - SYD

$1,139 - $2,849

Bus to Omaha, fly to Sydney  •  27h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
  2. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Sydney (SYD) OMA - SYD

$1,185 - $3,027

Drive to Fayetteville, fly to Sydney  •  23h 44m

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Fayetteville
  2. Fly from Fayetteville (XNA) to Sydney (SYD) XNA - SYD

$1,045 - $2,557

Fly Kansas City to Newcastle, train  •  31h 18m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Newcastle (NTL) MCI - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$864 - $2,119

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The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Sydney is to fly which costs $600 - $1,600 and takes 23h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Sydney is to drive and fly which costs $900 - $2,300 and takes 23h 18m.

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The distance between Kansas City and Sydney is 14234 km.

It takes approximately 23h 33m to get from Kansas City to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kansas City Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 20h 17m and has one stopover.

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Sydney is 15h ahead of Kansas City. It is currently 9:31 AM in Kansas City and 12:31 AM in Sydney.

Southwest Airlines, Qantas, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Kansas City Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 1900+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD 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 54 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 14233.5 km
  • Duration: 23h 33m

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

United Airlines, American Airlines and six other airlines fly from Kansas City to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Houston
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,900
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Houston
Ave. Duration
25h 49m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $7,000
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Houston
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Houston, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,900
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,900 - $5,000
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $5,500
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 38m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,200
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,900
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,400
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Los Angeles, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Dallas, Los Angeles, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Los Angeles, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,800
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via St. Louis, Los Angeles, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
30h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via San Francisco, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,800
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $7,000
Flights from Fayetteville to Sydney via Houston, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Auckland, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,700
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sydney via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Springfield to Sydney via Atlanta, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,800
Flights from Omaha to Sydney via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,600
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Los Angeles, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newcastle via Houston, Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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