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San Diego to Kansas City bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$112.00
Shortest Duration38h 40m
Trips per day7
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap bus tickets from San Diego to Kansas City

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Kansas City is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Diego to Kansas City were $131.13. By booking 8 days out, tickets are on average $136.11 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from San Diego to Kansas City?

The distance between San Diego and Kansas City is approximately 1335.03 miles, or 2147.98 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 41 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 38 hours and 40 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Diego to Kansas City?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Diego to Kansas City by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from San Diego to Kansas City has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Diego to Kansas City, with an average of 7 trips per day and 55 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Kansas City. Of the 7 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from San Diego to Kansas City starts at $175.65.

1 carriers offer San Diego to Kansas City bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Diego to Kansas City from $112.00. There are 7 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Kansas City and you can expect on average to pay $201.09 for a Greyhound ticket to Kansas City. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Kansas City from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and one other station. In Kansas City, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Kansas City takes 41 hours and 28 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Kansas City in 38 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $224.82 for a weekend trip to Kansas City.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 17h 28m
Avg. Price
$201.09

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from San Diego. Most bus trips to Kansas City will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave
  • San Ysidro Transit Ctr
Bus trips arrive in Kansas City at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Kansas City for trips arriving from San Diego:
  • Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave
  • 47th St Transit Cntr