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Kansas City to Ames bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$25.10
Fastest time4h 20m
Trips per day3
bus carriers2
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Overall score for Kansas City to Ames
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Jefferson Lines
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Jefferson Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
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Shirley
5.0
September 12, 2019
Pros
The trip was great. Good bus driver and the bus was clean. The bus was quiet and the weather was great. Will travel again hopefully soon.

How to book cheap Kansas City to Ames bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Kansas City to Ames is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Kansas City to Ames were $46.23. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $58.35 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Kansas City to Ames?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Kansas City to Ames by bus is on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Sunday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Ames has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 bus trips per day. Jefferson Lines has the most options for departures from Kansas City to Ames, with an average of 3 trips per day and 46 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Kansas City to Ames. Of the 3 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

2 carriers offer Kansas City to Ames bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Kansas City to Ames from $25.10. There are 1 Greyhound schedules from Kansas City to Ames and you can expect on average to pay $34.45 for a Greyhound ticket to Ames. In Kansas City, Greyhound departs to Ames from 47th St Transit Cntr and no other station. In Ames, Greyhound arrives at Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Kansas City to Ames takes 5 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Ames in 4 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $44.91 for a weekend getaway trip to Ames.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 11m
Avg. Price
$34.45

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Ames from $46.23. There are 3 Jefferson Lines schedules from Kansas City to Ames and you can expect on average to pay $83.96 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Ames. In Kansas City, Jefferson Lines departs to Ames from Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave and no other station. In Ames, Jefferson Lines arrives at Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Ames takes 4 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Ames in 4 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $90.76 for a weekend getaway trip to Ames.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 30m
Avg. Price
$83.96

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Kansas City. Most bus trips to Ames will depart from Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave, 47th St Transit Cntr.
  • Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave
  • 47th St Transit Cntr
bus trips arrive in Ames at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave are the main bus stations in Ames for trips arriving from Kansas City.
  • Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave