Cheap train tickets from Kansas City to Albuquerque

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How much are train tickets from Kansas City to Albuquerque?

Lowest Price$98.00
Fastest17h 47m
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Overall score for Kansas City to Albuquerque
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Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
3.0
Said
5.0
September 23, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Scenery.
Cons
Surf free light coffee and biscuits. A little appetizer won't hurt both Jefferson lines and Amtrak.
Tips
Awesome 👍😁😊

How do you find cheap train tickets from Kansas City to Albuquerque?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Kansas City to Albuquerque 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 Albuquerque was $98.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $24.00 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 ride from Kansas City to Albuquerque?

The distance between Kansas City and Albuquerque is approximately 718.20 miles, or 1155.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 17 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 47 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Kansas City to Albuquerque?

On Friday trains from Kansas City to Albuquerque 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.

What train companies travel from Kansas City to Albuquerque?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kansas City to Albuquerque route. Amtrak Southwest Chief offers the most scheduled departures between Kansas City to Albuquerque, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Albuquerque 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 Albuquerque, which start at $86.00.

One train company connects Kansas City to Albuquerque

Amtrak Southwest Chief

Amtrak Southwest Chief train tickets from Kansas City to Albuquerque start from $98.00, and on average cost $110.47. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Southwest Chief schedules to Albuquerque. Amtrak Southwest Chief in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in Albuquerque trains arrive at Alvarado Transp Ctr - 314 1st St SW,

From Kansas City to Albuquerque train travel on Amtrak Southwest Chief takes 17 hours and 47 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Albuquerque on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Southwest Chief scheduled trip per day, which will cost $110.84 for a one-way weekend reservation from Kansas City.

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Avg. Time
17h 47m
Avg. Price
$110.47

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Kansas City on their way to Albuquerque:
  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd
There is one train station where trains from Kansas City arrive in Albuquerque:
  • Alvarado Transp Ctr - 314 1st St SW