Cheap Indianapolis to Kansas City train tickets

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How much are Indianapolis to Kansas City train tickets?

Lowest Price$101.71
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Indianapolis to Kansas City ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Indianapolis to Kansas City is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Indianapolis to Kansas City was $130.74. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $28.78 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Indianapolis to Kansas City ? What is the distance between Indianapolis to Kansas City ?

The distance between Indianapolis to Kansas City is 451.81 miles or 726.94 km. A train trip from Indianapolis to Kansas City typically takes 15 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kansas City faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 25 minutes to get from Indianapolis to Kansas City.

Going from Indianapolis to Kansas City by train takes over 15 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Friday trains from Indianapolis to Kansas City are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Indianapolis to Kansas City

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Indianapolis to Kansas City route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Indianapolis to Kansas City, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Indianapolis to Kansas City, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Indianapolis to Kansas City, which start at $60.76.

One train carrier connects Indianapolis to Kansas City

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Indianapolis to Kansas City start from $101.71, and on average cost $140.54. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Kansas City. Amtrak in Indianapolis leaves from 350 S Illinois St, And in Kansas City trains arrive at Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd,

From Indianapolis to Kansas City train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kansas City faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Kansas City on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $153.75 for a one-way weekend reservation from Indianapolis.

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15h 53m
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$140.54

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There is one train station from which trains depart Indianapolis on their way to Kansas City. The busiest departure station in Indianapolis serving this route is 350 S Illinois St.
  • 350 S Illinois St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Kansas City from Indianapolis., The busiest departure station in Indianapolis serving this route is Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd.
  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd