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|Fastest Train||4h 16m|
|Trains Per Day||1|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Kansas City to Washington right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
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How long is the train journey from Kansas City to Washington?
The distance between Kansas City and Washington is approximately 196 miles, or 315 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 16 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.
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How many trains per day run from Kansas City to Washington?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Washington with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Washington to Kansas City.
What train services are there from Kansas City to Washington?
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Missouri River Runner||1||4h 16m||$36.00|
Where is the train station in Kansas City?
There is one train station in Kansas City:
- Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd
Where is the train station in Washington?
Washington has one train station:
- 301 W Front St
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