There are 5 ways to get from Topeka to Lawrence by train, bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Topeka Amtrak to Lawrence Amtrak Southwest Chief

$21 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Lawrence 7320

$9 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Topeka to Lawrence 27.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Topeka to Lawrence 27.1 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  38 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Topeka, KS to Lawrence, KS

$19 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Topeka to Lawrence is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Topeka to Lawrence is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $70 - $85.

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The distance between Topeka and Lawrence is 39 km. The road distance is 43 km.

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The train from Topeka Amtrak to Lawrence Amtrak takes 29 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Topeka, Ks and arriving at Lawrence. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Topeka Amtrak and arriving at Lawrence Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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What companies run services between Topeka, KS, USA and Lawrence, KS, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Topeka to Lawrence twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Topeka to Lawrence every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $20 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Topeka Amtrak to Lawrence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Topeka, KS to Lawrence, KS
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Topeka to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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