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St Louis-Kansas City Coach Timetable

Journey Information

St Louis to Kansas City coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£25.11
Shortest Duration4h 20m
Trips per day1
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from St Louis to Kansas City right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from St Louis to Kansas City?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £25.89 was the low point for coach fares from St Louis to Kansas City. Coaches from Kansas City to St Louis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £25.89 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 10 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £19.70 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 238 miles (383 kilometers) from St Louis, MO to Kansas City, MO. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Kansas City at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave St Louis?

There is usually only one coach per day from St Louis to Kansas City. It leaves the station in St Louis at 17:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coaches are there each day?

There is usually only one coach per day from St Louis to Kansas City. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct coach, meaning that you do not have to get on a different coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from St Louis to Kansas City; ticket prices start at £28.25.

What coach companies travel from St Louis to Kansas City?

There is one coach company that operates from St Louis to Kansas City. Greyhound is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound14h 20m£34.34

Where does the coach leave from in St Louis?

Most coaches depart from the main station in St Louis, Missouri:

  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St

Where does the coach arrive in Kansas City?

All coaches from St Louis arrive at one main station in Kansas City, Missouri:

  • Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave

Price trends for coaches from St Louis to Kansas City

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coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from St Louis, MO to Kansas City, MO
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
4 August 2019Solo travel
It was easy getting on the bus and finding the station
MY BUS WAS 2+ HOURS LATE AND All the passengers got to leave and all the ones that were going to the exact/major destination had to stay???? And wait longer
Bring snacks

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