Travel from Knoxville to Kansas-City

Bus or fly from Knoxville to Kansas City?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Knoxville to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Knoxville to Kansas City twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Knoxville to Kansas City

From Knoxville taxi to Knoxville airport, fly to Kansas City airport, then line 229 bus to Kansas City. 5 h 57 min $569. From Knoxville taxi to Knoxville airport, fly to Columbia airport, taxi to Columbia, then bus to Kansas City. 8 h 28 min $797. From Knoxville, TN bus to Nashville, TN, bus to St. Louis, MO, then bus to Kansas City, KS. 15 h 25 min $126. From Knoxville, TN bus to Nashville, TN, bus to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak, then train to Kansas City Amtrak. 16 h 40 min $187. From Knoxville drive to Kansas City. 12 h 5 min $88.

Is there a direct bus between Knoxville and Kansas City?

No, there is no direct bus from Knoxville to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Knoxville, TN and arriving at Kansas City, KS via Nashville, TN and St. Louis, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 25 min.
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      1 Fly to Kansas City
      • One-Way approx: USD $239 - $969
      • Duration: 5 h 57 min
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      2 Fly to Columbia, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $360 - $1,357
      • Duration: 8 h 28 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $86 - $214
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      • Duration: 16 h 40 min
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