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Kansas City to Omaha bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$25.00
Shortest Duration3h 10m
Trips per day3
bus carriers2
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Overall score for Kansas City to Omaha
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Jefferson Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0
Jim
5.0
September 5, 2019Solo travel
Pros
On time leaving and artibing
Cons
Ot was a short trip was satisfied with the experience

How to book cheap bus tickets from Kansas City to Omaha

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Kansas City to Omaha 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 Kansas City to Omaha were $32.00. By booking 25 days out, tickets are on average $20.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Kansas City to Omaha?

The distance between Kansas City and Omaha is approximately 166.63 miles, or 268.10 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 10 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 Kansas City to Omaha?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Kansas City to Omaha by bus is usually on Thursday. 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. Saturday 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.

Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Omaha has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Jefferson Lines has the most regularly scheduled departures from Kansas City to Omaha, with an average of 3 trips per day and 63 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Kansas City to Omaha. Of the 3 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Omaha.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Kansas City to Omaha starts at $98.00.

2 carriers offer Kansas City to Omaha bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Kansas City to Omaha from $25.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Kansas City to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay $30.78 for a Greyhound ticket to Omaha. In Kansas City, Greyhound departs to Omaha from 47th St Transit Cntr, In Omaha, Greyhound arrives at Burlington Trailways Terminal and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Kansas City to Omaha takes 12 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Omaha in 3 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $34.34 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Omaha.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
12h 33m
Avg. Price
$30.78

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Omaha from $32.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay $49.35 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Omaha. In Kansas City, Jefferson Lines departs to Omaha from Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave, In Omaha, Jefferson Lines arrives at Burlington Trailways Terminal,

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Kansas City to Omaha takes 4 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Omaha in 3 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $49.89 for a weekend trip to Omaha.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 21m
Avg. Price
$49.35

Plan your next adventure

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