Compare train tickets from Kansas City to Philadelphia
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How much are train tickets from Kansas City to Philadelphia?
|Fastest Train||30h 31m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Kansas City to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia?
The distance between Kansas City and Philadelphia is approximately 1034 miles, or 1664 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 32 hours and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 30 hours and 31 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 Philadelphia?
Trains leave the station in Kansas City twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Kansas City. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Kansas City to Philadelphia for $149.00.
What train services are there from Kansas City to Philadelphia?
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||1d 8h 34m||$157.84|
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 Philadelphia?
Philadelphia has one train station:
- 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
Plan your next adventure
- Kansas City