The cheapest busesfrom Chicago to Kansas City

Showing times and prices for Thu, Jul 29





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Chicago to Kansas City will cost around $73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $36.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Chicago to Kansas City bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration13h 23m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$36
place Bus depart fromChicago
pin_drop Bus arrive inKansas City
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Burlington Trailways

The fastest busesfrom Chicago to Kansas City

Showing times and prices for Thu, Jul 29


10h 25m


13h 23m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 664km distance in an average of 13h 23m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 10h 25m

Travel tips

Bus from Chicago to Kansas City

Travel by bus to Kansas City easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago to Kansas City.
  • how to get cheap bus tickets from chicago to kansas city?

  • There is a total of 2 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Burlington Trailways offer a total of 8 bus schedules from Chicago to Kansas City. Keep in mind that this 2 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Greyhound tickets are available for $36. It is the lower trip price you can get on Thu, Jul 29. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5637 reviews for Greyhound, Burlington Trailways bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find Kansas City cheap tickets.
  • how much is bus ticket from chicago to kansas city?

  • Greyhound, Burlington Trailways tickets to Kansas City costs between $36 and USD 122.00 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Greyhound to Kansas City low-cost tickets for only $36. This bus leaves at 13:00 from Chicago bus station or stop at CHICAGO AMTRAK, CHICAGO AMTRAK - 225 S CANAL ST, CHICAGO. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 11:00 have the most expensive ticket to Kansas City for about USD 122.00.
  • how to get to kansas city from chicago?

  • On average you find 8 daily schedules to Kansas City from Chicago. Usually, there are 56 bus departures every week on this route. Greyhound bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Kansas City. It is an average of 6 bus schedules per day and 180 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • where are chicago and kansas city bus stations?

  • For this trip to Kansas City, you can get on board at CHICAGO AMTRAK, CHICAGO AMTRAK - 225 S CANAL ST, CHICAGO. Moreover, get off the bus at KANSAS CITY, KANSAS CITY - 1101 TROOST.
  • when is the first and last bus to kansas city?

  • The first bus time to Kansas City is at 09:45. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Chicago is at 23:05.
  • how far apart is kansas city from chicago?

  • The bus traveling length from Chicago to Kansas City is around 13h 23m. Burlington Trailways schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Chicago. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 10h 25m in Kansas City.
  • which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Greyhound, Burlington Trailways website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter.
    • Greyhound phone number:
    • Burlington Trailways phone number: 800 992 4618
    Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • how to get ticket refund on greyhound, burlington trailways?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5637 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Burlington Trailways. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Burlington Trailways website. Reserve your bus seat to Kansas City in advance and have a nice trip.

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