There are 7 ways to get from Toronto to Kansas City by plane, train, bus 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 Toronto  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kansas City (MCI) YYZ - MCI

$206 - $562

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Kansas City, Mo

$119 - $301

5 alternative options

Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Kansas City (MCI) YTZ - MCI

$294 - $804

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak

$157 - $449

Bus  •  22 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...

$143 - $249

Train  •  24 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak

$170 - $498

Drive  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Kansas City 1034.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Kansas City is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 16 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Kansas City is to fly which costs $260 - $750 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Kansas City, MO via Chicago, IL and Des Moines, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 19 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Kansas City is 1363 km. The road distance is 1655.8 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Kansas City without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 11 min and costs $180 - $330.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Toronto to Kansas City, including transfers.

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Toronto to Kansas City bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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Toronto to Kansas City train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Kansas City is to fly which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $260 - $750. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 18 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs $180 - $330 and takes 22 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Kansas City.
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  • Distance: 851.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Kansas City, MO, USA?

Air Canada, Delta and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Kansas City via Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station in around 18 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Kansas City via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station 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 Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Burlington Trailways
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Megabus Canada
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 Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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