There are 8 ways to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach 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 to Norfolk  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Norfolk (ORF) MCI - ORF

$262 - $1,226

Cheapest option

Bus via Pittsburgh, PA  •  32 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$131 - $289

6 alternative options

Fly to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus, line 960 bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Newport News (PHF) MCI - PHF
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
  3. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th

$246 - $1,106

Train  •  32 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak

$253 - $696

Bus  •  34 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$148 - $360

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  38 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak

$273 - $736

Train via New York Penn Station  •  39 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Norfolk Amtrak

$293 - $786

Drive  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Virginia Beach 1183 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $260 - $1,300 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via Pittsburgh, PA and Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 40 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Virginia Beach is 1029 miles. The road distance is 1183 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach without a car is to train which takes 32 h 33 min and costs $250 - $700.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Kansas City to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Kansas City, Mo station.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 7 h 20 min and costs $260 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $250 - $700 and takes 32 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs $130 - $290 and takes 32 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kansas City Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Kansas City to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Virginia Beach is 1 h ahead of Kansas City. It is currently 7:14 PM in Kansas City and 8:14 PM in Virginia Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City to Virginia Beach is 1183 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 24 min to drive from Kansas City to Virginia Beach.

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  • Distance: 1029 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Kansas City to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kansas City to Virginia Beach via Chicago Union Station, Washington Union Station, Norfolk Amtrak, Harbor Park, Newtown Road, and Newtown Rd Station in around 32 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Norfolk via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
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 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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
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 Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.com

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