There are 9 ways to get from Richmond 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 Richmond  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Kansas City (MCI) RIC - MCI

$224 - $1,104

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Bus  •  30 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Pittsburgh, Pa 4407 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...

$125 - $320

7 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Kansas City (MCI) DCA - MCI

$151 - $692

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Kansas City (MCI) BWI - MCI

$224 - $794

Bus to Washington Dulles, fly  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Kansas City (MCI) IAD - MCI

$149 - $600

Bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Kansas City (MCI) RDU - MCI

$187 - $445

Bus, train via Washington, Dc  •  29 h

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
  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

$182 - $537

Bus, train  •  31 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak

$189 - $540

Drive  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Kansas City 1073.2 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Kansas City is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Kansas City is to fly which costs $220 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 42 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Kansas City is 938 miles. The road distance is 1073.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Kansas City without a car is to bus and train which takes 29 h and costs $180 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Richmond to Kansas City, including transfers.

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Richmond to Kansas City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Richmond, Va station.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Kansas City is to fly which takes 7 h 34 min and costs $220 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $320 and takes 30 h 42 min.

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There is no direct flight from Richmond Airport to Kansas City Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Richmond 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 Richmond. It is currently 7:48 AM in Richmond and 6:48 AM in Kansas City.

Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Kansas City is 1073 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 36 min to drive from Richmond to Kansas City.

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  • Distance: 938 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 34 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Richmond to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Kansas City via Pittsburgh, Pa in around 30 h 42 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Kansas City via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kansas City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 10 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
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 Richmond, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Richmond, Va to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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