Distance from Wichita, KS to Kansas City, MO

Distance

196 mi

Time

3 hours 30 mins

Gas Cost

$14 - $27

Loading Wichita - Kansas City Route Map

There are 178.10 miles from Wichita to Kansas City in northeast direction and 196 miles (315.43 kilometers) by car, following the I-35 route.

Wichita and Kansas City are 3 hours 30 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Wichita, KS to Kansas City, MO. The halfway point is Neosho Rapids, KS.

Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:45 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 9.08 gallons of gas to cover the route between Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Wichita to Kansas City is $22.69.

During the route, an average car will release 177.82 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO

If you want to meet halfway between Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.408473 and -95.978295, or 38º 24' 30.5028" N, 95º 58' 41.862" W. This location is 98.02 miles away from Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO and it would take approximately 1 hour 45 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Neosho Rapids, KS, situated 101.81 miles from Wichita, KS and 100.03 miles from Kansas City, MO. It would take 1 hour 54 mins to go from Wichita to Neosho Rapids and 1 hour 51 mins to go from Kansas City to Neosho Rapids.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Overland Park, KS and Olathe, KS.


Best Hotels In or Near Kansas City, MO

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Wichita, KS

Planning on renting a car to go from Wichita, KS to Kansas City, MO? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Wichita, KS:

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Wichita and Kansas City

Wichita

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 77°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Wind
74° 47° 76° 50° 77° 51° 75° 60° 77° 59°
8% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 28% Rain probability
11 186 degrees 11 182 degrees 10 173 degrees 20 186 degrees 9 214 degrees

Kansas City

Rain on Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 79°F on Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Wind Rain
73° 50° 75° 52° 79° 54° 78° 61° 73° 61°
16% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 64% Rain probability
9 197 degrees 11 198 degrees 7 190 degrees 14 186 degrees 11 203 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Wichita, KS and Kansas City, MO in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 178.10 mi 286.62 km 154.76 nautical mi
Driving distance 196 mi 315.43 km 170.32 nautical mi

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