How far is Wichita from Kansas City?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Wichita and Kansas City is 176.58 miles (284.17 km).

Flight distance from Wichita, KS to Kansas City, KS is 176.58 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Wichita to Kansas City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Wichita, Kansas to Kansas City, Kansas is: 197.17 miles (317.32 km) by car.

Driving from Wichita to Kansas City will take approximately 02 hours 53 minutes.

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#1 Wichita

County seat of Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States

Population 391731
GPS Coordinates 37°41'32"N 97°20'15"W
Latitude 37.6922400
Longitude -97.3375400
Altitude 396
Country United States
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#2 Kansas City

County seat of Wyandotte County, Kansas, United States

Population 152960
GPS Coordinates 39°6'51"N 94°37'39"W
Latitude 39.1141700
Longitude -94.6274600
Altitude 266
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Wichita and Kansas City

The distance between Wichita and Kansas City is 317 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 31 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Wichita and Kansas City. The current time is 18:47:09.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 34 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 55 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 56 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 17 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 49 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 37 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 27 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.34 liters (6.96 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Wichita and Kansas City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Wichita to Kansas City is $23.62 (diesel $25.91).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.395 (Diesel $3.724) /gallon. Last changed prices on November 29, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Wichita and Kansas City (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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