Travel from College Park to Wichita

1d 10h 48min
193 lb of CO2
7h 35min
681 lb of CO2

College Park to Wichita Flights

There are 2 airports — DCA, BWI — that make sense to fly out of from College Park and 1 airports — ICT — to access Wichita. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BWI.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Wichita from College Park, a flight is the quickest method.
1d 2h 45min
295 lb of CO2
18h 46min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from College Park to Wichita

It's 1107 miles between College Park to Wichita. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 46min and 19h 42min from College Park to Wichita under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 38min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Wichita by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

What is the best way to travel from College Park to Wichita?

Because Wichita is so far away from College Park, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Wichita do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from College Park to Wichita?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, flight, train or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

College Park to Wichita KS - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from College Park to Wichita. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Wichita is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the College Park/Wichita buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from College Park is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between College Park MD and Wichita during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from College Park to Wichita? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Wichita traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Wichita is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from College Park to Wichita?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from College Park to Wichita is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 39 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from College Park to Wichita?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between College Park area and Wichita, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 3 hours 1 minute. We recommend catching the train at WAS Washington Union Station, which is about 7 miles from College Park. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from College Park to Wichita by car?

The total distance between College Park and Wichita is 1107 miles and will take you about 18 hours 46 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

College Park to Wichita Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $127
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 35min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 167 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 1,106 miles
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