There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Independence by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Junction City to Kansas City, Mo 1684 / ...

$76 - $94

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  6h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from 4 Points By Sheraton to Kansas City Airport

$63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Independence 131.2 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Independence is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Independence is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2h 11m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Independence is 116 miles. The road distance is 131.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Independence without a car is to bus which takes 4h 17m and costs $75 - $95.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Manhattan to Independence, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Independence is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Manhattan to Independence.

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There are 259+ hotels available in Independence. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 116.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 17m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Junction City to Kansas City, Mo twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

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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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Junction City to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Arrival Shuttle
Phone
785.209.3090
Email
support@arrivalshuttle.com
Website
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from 4 Points By Sheraton to Kansas City Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com

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