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Columbus, OH to Kansas City bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$92.00
Shortest Duration13h 20m
Trips per day3
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How much does a bus ticket from Columbus, OH to Kansas City cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Columbus to Kansas City were $96.33.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Columbus to Kansas City is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 22 days out, tickets are on average $56.67 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Columbus, OH to Kansas City?

The distance between Columbus and Kansas City is approximately 619.87 miles, or 997.33 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 14 hours and 48 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 20 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 Columbus to Kansas City?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Columbus, OH 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. Friday 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.

What bus companies travel from Columbus to Kansas City?

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Columbus, OH to Kansas City, with an average of 3 trips per day and 25 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Columbus to Kansas City. Of the 3 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Kansas City.

1 carriers offer Columbus, OH to Kansas City bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Columbus to Kansas City from $92.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Columbus to Kansas City and you can expect on average to pay $126.78 for a Greyhound ticket to Kansas City. In Columbus, Greyhound departs to Kansas City from Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St, In Kansas City, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Columbus to Kansas City takes 14 hours and 49 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Kansas City in 13 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $135.71 for a weekend trip to Kansas City.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
14h 49m
Avg. Price
$126.78

Plan your next adventure

Buses to Kansas City depart from one main station in Columbus:
  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St
Buses 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 Columbus:
  • Bus Terminal - 1101 Troost Ave
  • 47th St Transit Cntr