Bus from Chicago to Kansas City

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Facts about the bus from Chicago to Kansas City

Cheapest Bus$52.00
Fastest Bus10h 25m
Earliest Bus7:05 AM
Latest Bus10:40 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance411.7 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US
Do you want to travel by bus from Chicago to Kansas City?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Chicago and arriving in Kansas City and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as Greyhound US. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Chicago Kansas City bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Chicago and Kansas City which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Kansas City, alternative destinations from Chicago, and the most popular airport shuttles from Kansas City.

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Kansas City

Today
Tomorrow
10/26
10/27
from $52.00
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10/29

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 11h 5m
    9:25 PM
    Kansas City
    from$52.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:30 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 18h 50m
    4:20 PM
    Kansas City
    from$52.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 PM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    Duration 18h 0m
    4:20 PM
    Kansas City, MO - Metrocenter
    from$52.00
  • Greyhound US
    6:10 PM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    Duration 11h 35m
    5:45 AM
    Kansas City, MO - Metrocenter
    from$52.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:35 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 11h 50m
    9:25 PM
    Kansas City
    from$54.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    Duration 10h 25m
    9:25 PM
    Kansas City, MO - Metrocenter
    from$55.00
  • Greyhound US
    3:35 PM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    Duration 11h 40m
    3:15 AM
    Kansas City, MO - Metrocenter
    from$55.00
  • Greyhound US
    6:35 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 11h 10m
    5:45 AM
    Kansas City
    from$55.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:40 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 17h 40m
    4:20 PM
    Kansas City
    from$55.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:05 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 20h 10m
    3:15 AM
    Kansas City
    from$57.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:35 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 13h 40m
    3:15 AM
    Kansas City
    from$58.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:00 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 19h 20m
    4:20 PM
    Kansas City
    from$59.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:05 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 22h 40m
    5:45 AM
    Kansas City
    from$62.00

The cheapest train connections from Chicago to Kansas City

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Amtrak
    7:00 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 18h 25m
    1:25 PM
    Kansas City
    from$69.88
  • Amtrak
    9:25 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 11h 45m
    9:10 PM
    Kansas City
    from$76.87
  • Amtrak
    2:50 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 7h 10m
    10:00 PM
    Kansas City
    from$88.52

Bus Chicago to Kansas City: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Chicago to Kansas City and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Greyhound US at $52.00, whereas the quickest connection takes 10h 25m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Chicago Kansas City bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Chicago to Kansas City!

Bus stops in Chicago and Kansas City

Stations
Kansas City, MO - Greyhound Bus Station
Troost Avenue 1102, 64106  Kansas City  (USA)
Kansas City, MO - Metrocenter
Grand Blvd 202, 64106  Kansas City  (USA)

FAQs about the bus route Chicago to Kansas City

How much does a Chicago Kansas City bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $52.00 and takes 11h 5m to reach Kansas City. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Chicago to Kansas City?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $52.00 and $62.00. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Kansas City.

On average, how many connections are available from Chicago to Kansas City each day?

Every day, the Chicago Kansas City bus route is served by approximately 3 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to Kansas City take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to Kansas City is offered by Greyhound US and takes 10h 25m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $55.00. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to Kansas City?

The earliest bus arriving in Kansas City from Chicago starts at 7:05 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Chicago to Kansas City?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for Kansas City starts at 10:40 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Chicago Kansas City route?

When traveling by bus from Chicago to Kansas City, passengers can travel with Greyhound US. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Chicago to Kansas City?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Chicago to Kansas City, CheckMyBus currently compares 2 direct bus connections with the following companies: Greyhound US

What can I take with me on the Chicago to Kansas City bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Chicago Kansas City bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Chicago Kansas City bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chicago to Kansas City on your planned travel date.

Compare Chicago and Kansas City

Chicago
2.70 Million
Kansas City
475,378
$4.65
$3.69
Chicago
Kansas City
A cab ride in Chicago is 21% more expensive than in Kansas City.
$2.25
$1.50
Chicago
Kansas City
A bus fare in Chicago is 34% more expensive than in Kansas City.
$5.00
$4.00
Chicago
Kansas City
A large beer in Chicago is 20% more expensive than in Kansas City.
$1.90
$1.40
Chicago
Kansas City
A bottle of water in Chicago is 27% more expensive than in Kansas City.
$10.74
$9.09
Chicago
Kansas City
A meal in Chicago is 16% more expensive than in Kansas City.

Bus routes from Chicago and Kansas City

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