There are 2 ways to get from Manhattan to Independence by shuttle, bus or car

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Shuttle, bus, line 24 bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the line 24 bus from On 13Th Between Charlotte & Holmes Wb to On White Oak At Osage Eb 16 / ...

$61 - $80

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Independence 130.1 miles

$12 - $19

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The distance between Manhattan and Independence is 116 miles. The road distance is 130.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Independence without a car is to shuttle and bus and line 24 bus which takes 4 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Manhattan to Independence, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Independence is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Manhattan to Independence.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Independence. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 116.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Independence, MO, USA?

There is no direct connection from Manhattan to Independence. However, you can take the shuttle to Topeka, KS, take the walk to Topeka, Ks, take the bus to Kansas City, Mo, take the walk to On 13Th Between Charlotte & Holmes Wb, then take the line 24 bus to On White Oak At Osage Eb. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Independence.

Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.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 Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Ride KC
Phone
+1 816-221-0660
Website
ridekc.org
Bus from On 13Th Between Charlotte & Holmes Wb to On White Oak At Osage Eb
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridekc.org

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