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Las Vegas-Kansas City Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Las Vegas to Kansas City?

Lowest Price$86.00
Fastest Train15h 2m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Las Vegas to Kansas City 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Las Vegas to Kansas City?

In the last month, $86.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Las Vegas, NM to Kansas City, MO. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Las Vegas to Kansas City?

The distance between Las Vegas and Kansas City is approximately 632 miles, or 1018 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 hours and 2 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Las Vegas to Kansas City are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Las Vegas at 2:00pm and arrives in Kansas City around 15 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Las Vegas to Kansas City?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Kansas City 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 Kansas City to Las Vegas.

Which train should you take from Las Vegas to Kansas City?

Amtrak Southwest Chief is the one and only train line which connects Las Vegas, New Mexico to Kansas City, Missouri. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Southwest Chief115h 2m$86.00

Where is the train station in Las Vegas?

There is one train station in Las Vegas:

  • 500 Railroad Ave at Lincoln

Where is the train station in Kansas City?

Kansas City has one train station:

  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd

Price trends for trains from Las Vegas to Kansas City

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35SepSep

Monthly average prices

$125$100$75$50$25DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$125$100$75$50$253020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Las Vegas, NM to Kansas City, MO
4.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
Tim
4.0
December 24, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Don't have to drive.
Cons
A bit cool for night travel
Tips
One crazy guy with a dog decided I was a threat to him and told me I'd better be glad we were on the train. I told him I suppose so.

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