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Trains from Warrensburg to Kansas City

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Warrensburg to Kansas City. Traveling by train from Warrensburg to Kansas City usually takes around one hour and 32 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance51 mi (82 km)
Fastest train1h 32m
Lowest price€15.39
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Missouri River Runner
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Warrensburg to Kansas City

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)




31 October 2021- Visiting friends

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Pros: Convenience. Cons: USB ports.

Pros: Convenience. Cons: USB ports.



19 July 2019- Visiting friends

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Pros: It’s a different way to travel once a year. Fun to do something different and keeps us out of traffic. Cons: Seats were itchy on my legs and it was hot in our car. Tips: None.

Pros: It’s a different way to travel once a year. Fun to do something different and keeps us out of traffic. Cons: Seats were itchy on my legs and it was hot in our car. Tips: None.

Price trends for trains from Warrensburg to Kansas City

Monthly average prices


Which train should you take from Warrensburg to Kansas City?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 32m€15.39
Amtrak Missouri River Runner11h 32m€15.60
  • 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 Warrensburg to Kansas City every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €15.

  • 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 100 S Holden St in Warrensburg and arrives at Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd in Kansas City, and tickets on this route start at €15.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Warrensburg 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 Warrensburg to Kansas City?

The distance between Warrensburg and Kansas City is approximately 51 miles, or 82 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 32 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Warrensburg to Kansas City are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Warrensburg at 19:00 and arrives in Kansas City about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Warrensburg 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 Warrensburg.

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 Warrensburg?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Warrensburg.

All train stations in Warrensburg:

  • 100 S Holden St

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