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There are 9 ways to get from Miami to Kansas City by plane, bus, train 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

Fly from Miami  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Kansas City (MCI) MIA - MCI

$164 - $854

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  33 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami to Orlando
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Midtown Atlanta
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  4. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo

$148 - $305

7 alternative options

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Kansas City (MCI) FLL - MCI

$151 - $951

Bus to Ft. Myers, fly  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Kansas City (MCI) RSW - MCI

$221 - $963

Bus via Atlanta, GA  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo

$246 - $372

Bus  •  34 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo

$151 - $382

Bus, train  •  43 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Amtrak

$194 - $494

Train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak

$317 - $952

Drive  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Kansas City 1471.2 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Kansas City is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 24 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Kansas City is to fly which costs $160 - $900 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Nw 6 St & 1 Av and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Miami, Fl, Atlanta, Ga and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Miami Amtrak, Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

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The distance between Miami and Kansas City is 1250 miles. The road distance is 1471.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Kansas City without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 50 min and costs $240 - $380.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Miami to Kansas City, including transfers.

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Miami to Kansas City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Miami, Fl station.

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Miami to Kansas City train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Kansas City is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $160 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $240 - $380 and takes 32 h 50 min, you could also train, which costs $310 - $950 and takes 2 days 3 h.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Kansas City.
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  • Distance: 1249.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Kansas City via Atlanta, GA, Doraville Station, Five Points Station, Atlanta, Ga, and St Louis, Mo in around 32 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Miami to Kansas City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Miami to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Kansas City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Miami to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Ft. Myers to Kansas City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Miami, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to Midtown Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Kansas City Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 18 min.

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Miami to Kansas City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Kansas City, Mo station.

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Kansas City is 1 h behind Miami. It is currently 2:48 PM in Miami and 1:48 PM in Kansas City.

Miami to Kansas City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kansas City Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Kansas City is 1471 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 4 min to drive from Miami to Kansas City.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Miami Airport to Kansas City Airport.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Kansas City. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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