Compare train tickets from Raton to Kansas City
We partner with all bus & train carriers to find the best fares.
No Wanderu Fees
Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.
Best Travel Options
We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.
There is one daily train from Raton to Kansas City. Traveling by train from Raton to Kansas City usually takes around 13 hours and 11 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||558 mi (897 km)|
|Fastest train||13h 11m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Southwest Chief|
Which train should you take from Raton to Kansas City?
Amtrak Southwest Chief is the one and only train line which connects Raton, New Mexico to Kansas City, Missouri. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Southwest Chief||1||13h 11m||€95.40|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Raton 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 Raton to Kansas City?
The distance between Raton and Kansas City is approximately 558 miles, or 897 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 hours and 11 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?
Trains from Raton to Kansas City are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Saturday 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 Raton at 16:00 and arrives in Kansas City around 13 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Raton 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.
Where is the train station in Raton?
There is one train station in Raton.
Where is the train station in Kansas City?
Kansas City has one train station.
Need a return trip from Kansas City to Raton?Search Train Tickets
Plan your next adventure
More trains from Raton
Continue by train from Kansas City
- Kansas City to Los Angeles Train
- Train from Kansas City to San Francisco
- Train from Kansas City to Colorado Springs
- Kansas City to Denver
- Train from Kansas City to Chicago
- Train from Kansas City to Indianapolis
- Train from Kansas City to Wichita
- Kansas City to Boston Train
- Train from Kansas City to Saint Paul
- Train from Kansas City to Hermann
- Train from Kansas City to St Louis
- Train from Kansas City to Warrensburg
- Train from Kansas City to Albuquerque
- Kansas City to Las Vegas Train
- Kansas City to New York Train
- Kansas City to Portland
- Train from Kansas City to Houston
- Train from Kansas City to Milwaukee
Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.
With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.