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Hermann - Kansas City Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Hermann to Kansas City. Traveling by train from Hermann to Kansas City usually takes around 4 hours and 6 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance171 mi (275 km)
Fastest train4h 6m
Lowest price€31.77
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Missouri River Runner
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Hermann to Kansas City

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Lee-Ann

14 May 2021- Couples trip

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Pros: It was an absolutely stress-free way to travel! The personnel were extremely friendly and jovial. We loved their sense of humor. Cons: We could not think of any ways to improve the trip. It was fabulous! Tips: Give Amtrak a try! The leg room was wonderful and...

Pros: It was an absolutely stress-free way to travel! The personnel were extremely friendly and jovial. We loved their sense of humor. Cons: We could not think of any ways to improve the trip. It was fabulous! Tips: Give Amtrak a try! The leg room was wonderful and you can get up an stretch if you have sat too long.

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5.0

Rhonda

1 May 2021- Vacation

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Pros: Time to visit with friends...girls trip! Cons: Because of COVID we weren’t allowed in dining cart...disappointing. Tips: Not really.

Pros: Time to visit with friends...girls trip! Cons: Because of COVID we weren’t allowed in dining cart...disappointing. Tips: Not really.

5.0

Jessica

6 December 2019- Couples trip

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Pros: The conductors were fun and interactive with us as we included them in our conversations. Cons: First trip, no MIller Lite. Second trip, no White Castles.

Pros: The conductors were fun and interactive with us as we included them in our conversations. Cons: First trip, no MIller Lite. Second trip, no White Castles.

5.0

Renee

13 October 2019- Vacation

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Very relaxing. My husband usually drives. We arrived at our destination and he was not tired. Also he was able to look around more.

Very relaxing. My husband usually drives. We arrived at our destination and he was not tired. Also he was able to look around more.

What is the price of a train ticket from Hermann to Kansas City?

In the last month, €32.38 was the average price of a train ticket from Hermann to Kansas City. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €16.18 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

€42€28€14MayJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Hermann to Kansas City will vary between €32 and €40. Planning a train trip to Kansas City within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Hermann over the next 7 days is €32. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

€47€37€28€19€9JJASONDJFMAM

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Hermann to Kansas City by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €32 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Hermann to Kansas City in March, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €35 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

€47€37€28€19€93020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Kansas City from Hermann will be about €16.18 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Hermann to Kansas City?

2 train services operate from Hermann to Kansas City. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak14h 6m€32.94
Amtrak Missouri River Runner14h 6m€39.00
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Hermann to Kansas City every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €32.

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  • Amtrak Missouri River Runner

    Amtrak Missouri River Runner

    The Missouri River Runner is an Amtrak regional passenger train whose full route runs across Missouri, from Kansas City to St. Louis. Both Coach Class and Business Class passengers will enjoy the free WiFi on board, power outlets at each seat, and the option to purchase snacks in the cafe car. The train departs from 301 Wharf St in Hermann and arrives at Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd in Kansas City, and tickets on this route start at €32.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hermann to Kansas City during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Hermann to Kansas City?

The distance between Hermann and Kansas City is approximately 171 miles, or 275 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 6 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Hermann to Kansas City on Tuesday. Tickets for Tuesday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Wednesday. Wednesday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Hermann at 16:00 and arrives in Kansas City around 4 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Hermann to Kansas City?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Kansas City with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kansas City to Hermann.

City Information

Kansas City

Straddling two states, Kansas City is a vibrant modern city with plenty of activities for visitors. Those wishing to learn more about the city’s culture and history should not miss out on the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Arts, which offers artworks for both children and adults alike. If you seek something a bit quirkier and more interesting, the Arabia Steamboat Museum will certainly satisfy your curiosity. While you are in town, don’t forget to pay the Boulevard Brewing Company a visit. It is the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest and the source of pride from many local residents.

Kansas City’s signature barbecue is another source of pride, and you should take every occasion to try it out. Some noticeable venues with well-received barbecue dishes include Danny Edwards Boulevard BBQ and Arthur Bryant's Barbeque. If that’s not really your thing, The Farmhouse and Providence New American Kitchen are also worth checking out.

Kansas City’s principal bus station is located on Troost Ave, and it offers bus trips to Chicago, Wichita and Denver, among many other places. Kansas City Union Station provides Amtrak intercity train services, and the trains Missouri River Runner and Southwest Chief pass through the station on their way. Kansas City International Airport is located 15 miles northwest of Downtown.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Hermann?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Hermann.

All train stations in Hermann:

  • 301 Wharf St

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