There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Missouri by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Philadelphia to St. Louis  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to St. Louis (STL) PHL - STL

$172 - $402

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...

$110 - $280

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Fly Philadelphia to Kansas City  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Kansas City (MCI) PHL - MCI

$149 - $559

Train to Baltimore, fly to St. Louis  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to St. Louis (STL) BWI - STL

$228 - $597

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to St. Louis  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to St. Louis (STL) DCA - STL

$233 - $638

Train to Baltimore, fly to Kansas City  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Kansas City (MCI) BWI - MCI

$235 - $824

Train to Newark, fly to St. Louis  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to St. Louis (STL) EWR - STL

$171 - $498

Train  •  28 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak

$259 - $746

Drive  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Kansas City 1132.9 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Missouri is to drive which costs $110 - $160 and takes 18 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Missouri is to fly which costs $170 - $410 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Missouri is 937 miles. The road distance is 1132.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Philadelphia to Missouri, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Kansas City, Mo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Missouri. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Missouri, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Philadelphia to St. Charles hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Kansas City hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $280 and the journey takes 28 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280

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