Cheap Kansas City to Indianapolis  train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Kansas City to Indianapolis ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Kansas City to Indianapolis 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 Kansas City to Indianapolis was $99.17. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $20.00 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 Kansas City to Indianapolis ? How far is Kansas City to Indianapolis ?

The distance between Kansas City to Indianapolis is 451.81 miles or 726.94 km. A train trip from Kansas City to Indianapolis typically takes 15 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Indianapolis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 2 minutes to get from Kansas City to Indianapolis.

Going from Kansas City to Indianapolis 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 Wednesday trains from Kansas City to Indianapolis 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Kansas City to Indianapolis

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Indianapolis. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kansas City to Indianapolis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Kansas City to Indianapolis, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Kansas City to Indianapolis, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Kansas City to Indianapolis, which start at $88.00.

One train carrier connects Kansas City to Indianapolis

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Kansas City to Indianapolis start from $77.00, and on average cost $109.02. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Indianapolis. Amtrak in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in Indianapolis trains arrive at 350 S Illinois St,

From Kansas City to Indianapolis train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Indianapolis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $107.58 for a one-way train ticket to Indianapolis.

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Avg. Time
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There is one train station from which trains depart Kansas City on their way to Indianapolis. The busiest departure station in Kansas City serving this route is Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd.
  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in Indianapolis from Kansas City., The busiest departure station in Kansas City serving this route is 350 S Illinois St.
  • 350 S Illinois St