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There are 2 ways to get from Manhattan to Omaha by shuttle, 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.

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Shuttle, bus  •  7 h 30 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 bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE 502

$93 - $132

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Omaha 173.5 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Omaha is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Omaha is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Omaha is 148 miles. The road distance is 173.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Omaha without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 7 h 30 min and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Manhattan to Omaha, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Omaha is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Manhattan to Omaha.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Omaha. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 147.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Omaha, NE, USA?

There is no direct connection from Manhattan to Omaha. 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 Kansas City, MO, then take the bus to Omaha, NE. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Omaha.

Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $28
$12 - $19
$22 - $28
Jefferson Lines
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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