There are 7 ways to get from Phoenix 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.

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Fly Phoenix to Kansas City  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Kansas City (MCI) PHX - MCI

$264 - $654

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Bus  •  28 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Oklahoma City, Ok 1342 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Kansas City, Mo 7322 / ...

$136 - $338

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Fly Phoenix to St. Louis  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to St. Louis (STL) PHX - STL

$167 - $707

Fly Phoenix to Springfield  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Springfield (SGF) PHX - SGF

$218 - $872

Train, line 40 bus to Phoenix esa Gateway, fly to Springfield  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson/1st Ave to Mesa Dr/Main St
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Main St & Mesa Dr to Superstition Springs TC
  3. Fly from Phoenix esa Gateway (AZA) to Springfield (SGF) AZA - SGF

$142 - $580

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  30 h 16 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ 8561
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief

Drive  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Kansas City 1365.2 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Missouri. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 48 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Missouri is 1153 miles. The road distance is 1365.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Missouri without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Phoenix to Missouri, including transfers.

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Phoenix to Missouri bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Phoenix, Az station.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Missouri is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Kansas City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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

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Missouri is 1 h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 2:51 AM in Phoenix and 4:51 AM in Missouri.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Missouri is 1365 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 37 min to drive from Phoenix to Missouri.

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  • Distance: 1153.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Missouri, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Phoenix to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Kansas City via Oklahoma City, Ok in around 28 h 48 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Tulsa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Little Rock
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Phoenix esa Gateway to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from Jefferson/1st Ave to Mesa Dr/Main St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
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 Flagstaff Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $470
Room
$600 - $900
Bus operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Bus from Main St & Mesa Dr to Superstition Springs TC
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.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 Phoenix, Az to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
21 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Oklahoma City, OK to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Kansas City Airport.

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Book your Phoenix to Missouri bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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