There are 8 ways to get from Lancaster to Kansas City by train, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Los Angeles, fly  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kansas City (MCI) LAX - MCI

$96 - $318

7 alternative options

Train to Burbank, fly  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Kansas City (MCI) BUR - MCI

$165 - $448

Train, train to San Diego, fly  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  3. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Kansas City (MCI) SAN - MCI

$194 - $595

Bus, bus to Las Vegas, fly  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
  2. Take the bus from Mojave to Las Vegas, NV
  3. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Kansas City (MCI) LAS - MCI

$101 - $406

Bus  •  37 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mojave to Barstow, CA
  3. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Kansas City, Mo

$156 - $382

Train, bus  •  38 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Kansas City, Mo 1684 / ...

$163 - $413

Train  •  38 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief

$231 - $715

Drive  •  24 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Kansas City 1625.5 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Lancaster, CA, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

You can take a bus from Lancaster to Kansas City via Carl's Jr. - Inyo St., Mojave, Barstow, CA, and Barstow, Ca in around 37 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lancaster to Kansas City via L. A. Union Station station and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 38 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Oakland
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Las Vegas to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Las Vegas to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to Kansas City via Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to Downtown Burbank station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
ESTA
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
estransit.com
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from Mojave to Las Vegas, NV
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
Bus from Mojave to Barstow, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $230
Flexible
$270 - $360
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $250
Flexible
$290 - $390

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lancaster to Kansas City?

The distance between Lancaster and Kansas City is 2145 km. The road distance is 2601 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Kansas City?

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Kansas City is to train and fly which costs $95 - $320 and takes 8 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lancaster to Kansas City?

The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Kansas City is to train and fly which takes 8 h 30 min and costs $95 - $320.

Is there a direct train between Lancaster and Kansas City?

No, there is no direct train from Lancaster to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Lancaster station and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 24 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lancaster and Kansas City?

No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Mojave and Barstow, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Lancaster to Kansas City?

It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Lancaster to Kansas City, including transfers.