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There are 7 ways to get from Phoenix to Missouri by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Phoenix to Kansas City  •  5h 39m

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

$264 - $654

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Bus  •  29h 23m

  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  •  5h 28m

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

$167 - $707

Fly Phoenix to Springfield  •  6h 32m

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

$218 - $872

Fly Phoenix esa Gateway to Springfield  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Phoenix esa Gateway (AZA) to Springfield (SGF) AZA - SGF

$165 - $599

Bus, train  •  30h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff FlixBus
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Kansas City Union Station Southwest Chief

$171 - $490

Drive  •  20h 37m

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Kansas City 1365.2 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Missouri is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 20h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Missouri is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 5h 19m.

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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 29h 23m.

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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 29h 23m and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m 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 5h 39m and costs $260 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $340 and takes 29h 23m.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to Missouri.
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  • Distance: 1153.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other 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 29h 23m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Omaha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Phoenix esa Gateway to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Kansas City Union Station
Ave. Duration
24h 38m
Frequency
Once 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
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 Phoenix, Az to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
21h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
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
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Missouri is 1h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 10:55 PM in Phoenix and 11:55 PM in Missouri.

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

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United Airlines, 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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There are two+ hotels available in Missouri. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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