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Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus

The journey from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus is 941.67 mi and takes 36 hr 43 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:00 AM and the last at 7:10 PM. It is possible to travel from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus for as little as $143.03 or as much as $210.01. The best price for this journey is $143.03.

Lowest Price$143.03
Journey Duration36 hr 43 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$143.03
Highest Price$210.01
First Departure12:00 AM
Last Departure7:10 PM
Distance941.67 mi
DepartureKansas City, MO
ArrivalWashington, DC
CarriersFlixBus, Greyhound

Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC cost $143.03. On average, you can expect to spend around $163.37 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC.
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When you're traveling from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $163.37. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How much time will it take to go from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus?

With a distance of 941.67 mi between Kansas City, MO and Washington, DC, it will usually take 36 hr 43 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 36 hr 43 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC covers a distance of 941.67 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 36 hr 43 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 26 hr 0 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC take place each day?

On average, there are 8 daily departures from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Kansas City, MO which travel directly to Washington, DC. There are 8 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Washington, DC by bus

When travelling to Washington, DC by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and Greyhound from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC
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Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
106.08kg
Bus
113.66kg
Flight
303.09kg
Car
242.47kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC?
A bus ticket from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC is $163.37. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $143.03.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC is $143.03. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Kansas City, MO and Washington, DC by bus?
Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC is 941.67 mi.
How long does the bus between Kansas City, MO and Washington, DC take?
Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC is on average 36 hr 43 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 26 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC?
The bus journey from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC?
Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC leave?
The earliest bus from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC departs at 12:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC depart?
The latest bus from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC departs at 7:10 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $143.03 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Kansas City, MO and Washington, DC is 26 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Kansas City, MO and Washington, DC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC by bus?
The bus journey from Kansas City, MO to Washington, DC creates 113.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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