Cheap Waterloo to Kansas City  train tickets

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How much are Waterloo to Kansas City train tickets?

Lowest Price$81.00
Fastest15h 27m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Waterloo to Kansas City ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Waterloo to Kansas City is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Waterloo to Kansas City was $83.33. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $21.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Waterloo to Kansas City ? How far is Waterloo to Kansas City ?

The distance between Waterloo to Kansas City is 529.05 miles or 851.20 km. A train trip from Waterloo to Kansas City typically takes 15 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kansas City faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 27 minutes to get from Waterloo to Kansas City.

Going from Waterloo to Kansas City by train takes over 15 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Thursday trains from Waterloo to Kansas City are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Waterloo to Kansas City

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Kansas City. One train carrier operates regular service on the Waterloo to Kansas City route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Waterloo to Kansas City, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Waterloo to Kansas City, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Waterloo to Kansas City

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Waterloo to Kansas City start from $81.00, and on average cost $88.33. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Kansas City. Amtrak in Waterloo leaves from 485 West Van Vleek Street, And in Kansas City trains arrive at Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd,

From Waterloo to Kansas City train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kansas City faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 27 minutes.

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Avg. Time
15h 47m
Avg. Price
$88.33

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There is one train station from which trains depart Waterloo on their way to Kansas City. The busiest departure station in Waterloo serving this route is 485 West Van Vleek Street.
  • 485 West Van Vleek Street
There is one train station where trains arrive in Kansas City from Waterloo., The busiest departure station in Waterloo serving this route is Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd.
  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd