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Line 34 bus to St. Louis, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the line 34 bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) STL - LGA

$110 - $305

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Line 34 bus to St. Louis, fly to Newark  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the line 34 bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Newark (EWR) STL - EWR

$124 - $292

Fly Kansas City to New York La Guardia  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MCI - LGA

$125 - $340

Fly Kansas City to Newark  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Newark (EWR) MCI - EWR

$149 - $327

Fly St. Louis to Philadelphia, train  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Philadelphia (PHL) STL - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$124 - $287

Fly Kansas City to Philadelphia, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Philadelphia (PHL) MCI - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$129 - $482

Bus, train  •  29h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City to Philadelphia "Greyhound"
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall Acela / ...

$148 - $249

Bus  •  31h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City to New York "Greyhound"

$120 - $180

Train  •  34h 19m

  1. Take the train from Kansas City to St. Louis
  2. Take the train from St. Louis to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$175 - $260

Drive  •  20h 10m

  1. Drive from Kansas City to New York 1198 miles

$110 - $170

Missouri to New York by bus, subway and train

The journey time between Missouri and New York is around 29h 17m and covers a distance of around 1280 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 29h 13m. Operated by Greyhound USA, SEPTA, Amtrak and others, the Missouri to New York service departs from Kansas City and arrives in New York Moynihan Train Hall. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
29h 17m
Fastest journey time:
29h 13m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$161
Carbon emissions:
244 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
08:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Missouri to New York bus, subway and train schedules

Missouri → New York
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The cheapest way to get from Missouri to New York is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 20h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Missouri to New York is to line 34 bus and fly which costs $110 - $310 and takes 4h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansas City and arriving at New York. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Missouri to New York. However, there are services departing from Metro Center On Main At 12Th St Sb and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall via Kansas City, St. Louis and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 19m.

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The distance between Missouri and New York is 999 miles. The road distance is 1198 miles.

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The best way to get from Missouri to New York without a car is to bus and train which takes 29h 9m and costs $140 - $250.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Missouri to New York, including transfers.

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Missouri to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Kansas City station.

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Missouri to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Kansas City station.

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The best way to get from Missouri to New York is to fly which takes 5h 32m and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 31h 10m, you could also train, which costs $170 - $260 and takes 34h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Missouri to New York.
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  • Distance: 999.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Missouri, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Kansas City to New York every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Kansas City to New York once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 31h 10m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Kansas City to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Train from St. Louis to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Metro St. Louis
Phone
+1 314-982-1400
Website
metrostlouis.org
Bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metrostlouis.org
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 Kansas City to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$170 - $240
Bus from Kansas City to New York
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $180
Flexible
$180 - $260

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Missouri to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York station.

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New York is 1h ahead of Missouri. It is currently 3:03 AM in Missouri and 4:03 AM in New York.

Missouri to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Missouri to New York is 1198 miles. It takes approximately 20h 10m to drive from Missouri to New York.

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American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Book your Missouri to New York bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Missouri to Kansas City Airport is to line 229 bus which takes 54 min and costs .

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