How to Reach Kansas City - The Easiest Way to Reach Kansas City


  • By Air: Kansas City international airport serves flights to Kansas City Mo from all major cities of USA and Canada. It is the 5th largest airport of North America and has a frequency as huge as 534 flights per day. You can also take a trip to Kansas City by taking a flight to the smaller Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport.
  • By Train: Kansas City is connected to Los Angeles, Chicago and St. Louis via Amtrak train that runs daily. Kansas City travel guide recommends this mode for a cheap transport.
  • By Car: You can drive to Kansas City by taking the interstate 435.  I-70, I-49, I-29, I-35 and US-71 connect Kansas City to the other parts of USA.
  • By Bus:  Kansas City can be reached by bus from St. Louis, Chicago and Colombia. There are many bus companies serving coaches and low-cost bus services to Kansas City.


  • By Metro Bus Service: This Kansas City Transportation is perfect to get to most of the major tourist attractions. The fare is relatively cheaper and a daily pass can be bought to cut down the cost even further.
  • By JO Bus: To get around the suburbs like Overland Park, Mission, Fairway, Leawood, Olathe, Lenexa, Westwood, Merriam, Shawnee, you can opt for The JO- Johnson Co bus service. But this service is limited to rush-hours of morning, evening and mid-day. Jo bus has great Kansas.
  • By Bike: Hire a bicycle and roam around the peaceful streets of Kansas City. There are special bike tracks and even the bus services have bike racks if you want to travel to a far-away destination.
  • By Car: Hiring a car is also a great way to get around Kansas City as the traffic is light and parking spots are easily available. You can pick one at the airport itself. There are number of car rental companies throughout the city.

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Modes of Transportation in Kansas City

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Kansas City. The most preferred mode of transport in Kansas City is Car.

Average distance: 24.67 km Average time: 24.31 min

  • Car 83.87%
    Driving 24.23 min Walking 0.08 min Overall average time for 24.67 kms 24.31 min

How to Reach Kansas City from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Leawood to Kansas City 4.43 km 4 mins
Mission to Kansas City 8.65 km 8 mins
Overland park to Kansas City 10.31 km 10 mins
Carl junction to Kansas City 17.1 km 17 mins
Lenexa to Kansas City 17.28 km 17 mins
Pittsburg to Kansas City 20.69 km 20 mins
Lee's summit to Kansas City 21.89 km 21 mins
Archie to Kansas City 25.68 km 25 mins
Olathe to Kansas City 26.81 km 26 mins
Butler to Kansas City 28.02 km 28 mins
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