There are 4 ways to get from Wichita to Kansas City by bus, night bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo 7320

$25 - $65

3 alternative options

Night bus, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita to Newton Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Newton Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief

$40 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Wichita to Kansas City 200.7 miles

$19 - $29

Fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Kansas City (MCI) ICT - MCI

$271 - $1,225

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The cheapest way to get from Wichita to Kansas City is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wichita to Kansas City is to drive which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $19 - $29.

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The distance between Wichita and Kansas City is 287 km. The road distance is 321 km.

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The bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wichita, Ks and arriving at Kansas City, Mo. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Wichita, KS, USA and Kansas City, MO, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Wichita to Kansas City every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Wichita to Kansas City hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newton Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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