The distance between Kansas City to Wichita is 178.21 miles or 286.72 km. A train trip from Kansas City to Wichita typically takes 6 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wichita faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 6 hours and 18 minutes to get from Kansas City to Wichita.
Going from Kansas City to Wichita by train takes over 6 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 Thursday trains from Kansas City to Wichita 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kansas City to Wichita route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Kansas City to Wichita, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Kansas City to Wichita, 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 Coach tickets from Kansas City to Wichita, which start at £14.58.
Amtrak train tickets from Kansas City to Wichita start from £42.92, and on average cost £45.95. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Wichita. Amtrak in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in Wichita trains arrive at 214 S Topeka St,
From Kansas City to Wichita train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 18 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Wichita on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £46.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Kansas City.