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There are 3 ways to get from Topeka to Omaha by bus or car

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Bus via Kansas City  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo 7320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE 502

$43 - $75

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Emporia, Ks 7321 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Emporia, Ks to Omaha

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Topeka to Omaha 162.4 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Topeka to Omaha is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Topeka to Omaha is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Topeka to Omaha. However, there are services departing from Topeka, Ks and arriving at Omaha, NE via Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Topeka and Omaha is 154 miles. The road distance is 162.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Topeka to Omaha without a car is to bus via Kansas City which takes 5h 45m and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Topeka to Omaha, including transfers.

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

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Topeka to Omaha bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Omaha, NE station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Topeka to Omaha is 162 miles. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Topeka to Omaha.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Omaha. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 154.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between Topeka, KS, USA and Omaha, NE, USA?

You can take a bus from Topeka to Omaha via Kansas City, Mo and Kansas City, MO in around 5h 45m.

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.

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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 Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Emporia, Ks
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
TL Premium
Phone
449 106 7033 / 449 146 8888
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Emporia, Ks to Omaha
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
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