There are 7 ways to get from Winnipeg to Kansas City by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Kansas City  •  8 h 38 min

  1. YWG - MCI

$205 - $1,305

6 alternative options

Fly to Des Moines, bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. YWG - DSM

$240 - $1,378

Bus via Minneapolis, MN  •  2 days 1 h

  1. 916
  2. 801 / ...

$257 - $444

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  2 days 4 h

$294 - $929

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

$217 - $558

Train  •  2 days 12 h

$308 - $977

Drive  •  12 h 59 min

  1. 818.6 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Winnipeg, MB, Canada and Kansas City, MO, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Winnipeg to Kansas City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Westbound Wellington at Airport Terminal, Winnipeg, MB, Sault Ste Marie, ON, Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Escanaba, MI, Escanaba, Green Bay, WI - Transit, Green Bay, WI, and Minneapolis, MN in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Minneapolis, Covington
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Winnipeg to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Winnipeg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
34 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$130 - $190
Economy
$250 - $350
Economy Plus
$350 - $480
Business
$370 - $550
Business Plus/Sleeper
$650 - $950
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
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 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
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
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $180
Refundable
$130 - $200
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$180 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Winnipeg and Kansas City is 1216 km. The road distance is 1310 km.

The cheapest way to get from Winnipeg to Kansas City is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 12 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Kansas City is to fly which takes 8 h 38 min and costs $260 - $1,700.

No, there is no direct train from Winnipeg to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Winnipeg and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Toronto, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Winnipeg to Kansas City. However, there are services departing from Northbound Vaughan at Portage North and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via Winnipeg, MB, Toronto, On, Chicago, Il and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Winnipeg to Kansas City, including transfers.