There are 7 ways to get from Topeka to Manhattan by shuttle, plane, car, train or bus

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Shuttle to Kansas City, fly to Newark  •  6h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka to Kansas City Airport
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Newark (EWR) MCI - EWR

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Drive to Manhattan, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 52m

  1. Drive from Topeka to Manhattan
  2. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MHK - LGA

$101 - $436

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Shuttle to Kansas City, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 29m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka to Kansas City Airport
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MCI - LGA

Shuttle to Kansas City, fly to New York JFK  •  8h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka to Kansas City Airport
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to New York JFK (JFK) MCI - JFK

Train  •  31h 14m

  1. Take the train from Topeka Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited / ...

$159 - $228

Bus  •  33h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to New York, Ny 1684 / ...

$130 - $180

Drive  •  21h 15m

  1. Drive from Topeka to Manhattan 1267.8 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Topeka to Manhattan is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 21h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Topeka to Manhattan is to drive and fly which costs $100 - $440 and takes 6h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Topeka, Ks and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Topeka station to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Topeka Amtrak Station and arriving at 86 St via Chicago Union Station and 34 St - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 14m.

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The distance between Topeka and Manhattan is 1161 miles. The road distance is 1267.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Topeka to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 31h 14m and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Topeka to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Topeka to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Topeka, Ks station.

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Topeka to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Topeka Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Topeka to Manhattan is to train which takes 31h 14m and costs $150 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $180 and takes 33h 30m.

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  • Distance: 1160.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 15m

What companies run services between Topeka, KS, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Topeka to Manhattan via Chicago Union Station, New York Penn Station, and 34 St - Penn Station in around 31h 14m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Topeka, Ks to New York, Ny twice daily. Tickets cost $130 - $180 and the journey takes 33h 30m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Columbus
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Manhattan to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Covington
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to New York JFK via Covington
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Kansas City to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
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 Topeka Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Arrival Shuttle
Phone
785.209.3090
Email
support@arrivalshuttle.com
Website
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka to Kansas City Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
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 Topeka, Ks to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$190 - $270

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The quickest flight from Kansas City Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 37m.

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Topeka to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan is 1h ahead of Topeka. It is currently 4:21 AM in Topeka and 5:21 AM in Manhattan.

Topeka to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Topeka to Manhattan is 1268 miles. It takes approximately 21h 15m to drive from Topeka to Manhattan.

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Air Canada, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Kansas City Airport to Newark Airport.

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Book your Topeka to Manhattan bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 2323+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Topeka to Kansas City Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h 40m and costs .

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