The distance between Kansas City and Topeka is approximately 59.67 miles, or 96.01 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kansas City to Topeka route. Amtrak Southwest Chief offers the most scheduled departures between Kansas City to Topeka, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Topeka with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Kansas City to Topeka, which start at $22.00.
Amtrak Southwest Chief train tickets from Kansas City to Topeka start from $14.00, and on average cost $18.30. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Southwest Chief schedules to Topeka. Amtrak Southwest Chief in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in Topeka trains arrive at 500 SE Holliday Pl,
From Kansas City to Topeka train travel on Amtrak Southwest Chief takes 1 hours and 44 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Topeka on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Southwest Chief scheduled trip per day, which will cost $18.07 for a one-way weekend reservation from Kansas City.