Travel from Wichita to Wilmington

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$134 | 1d 13h 2min Flight$398 | 7h 47min Bus175 lb of CO2
  1. Train$234
    1d 4h 15min · 308 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$134
    1d 13h 2min · 205 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$398
    7h 47min · 699 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$159
    19h 59min · 227 lb of CO2

Wichita to Wilmington Trains

train tickets from Newton to Wilmington

$234 · 1d 4h 15min
AmtrakAmtrak NEW train to WIL
Train Tickets
About $234
Travel Duration
1d 4h 15min
Newton - NEW
Amtrak from NEW to CHIAmtrak · 13h 18minSouthwest Chief
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to WILAmtrak · 14h 56minCardinal
Wilmington - WIL

train tickets from Newton to Philadelphia

$236 · 1d 4h 35min
AmtrakAmtrak NEW train to PHL
Train Tickets
About $236
Travel Duration
1d 4h 35min
Newton - NEW
Amtrak from NEW to CHIAmtrak · 13h 18minSouthwest Chief
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to PHLAmtrak · 15h 17minCardinal
Philadelphia - PHL

Wichita to Wilmington Buses

bus tickets from Wichita to Wilmington

$134 · 1d 13h 2min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $134
Travel Duration
1d 13h 2min

bus tickets from Wichita to Elkton

$219 · 1d 7h 39min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $219
Travel Duration
1d 7h 39min

bus tickets from Wichita to North East

$218 · 1d 7h 31min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $218
Travel Duration
1d 7h 31min

bus tickets from Wichita to King of Prussia

$224 · 1d 8h 19min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $224
Travel Duration
1d 8h 19min

Wichita to Wilmington Flights

bus tickets from ICT to ILG

$398 · 7h 47min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $398
Travel Duration
7h 47min

bus tickets from ICT to PHL

$401 · 7h 50min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $401
Travel Duration
7h 50min

Drive from Wichita to Wilmington

Driving from Wichita to Wilmington

$159 · 19h 59min

It's 1180 miles between Wichita to Wilmington. On a typical day, it might take between 19h 59min and 20h 59min from Wichita to Wilmington under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 21h 59min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Wilmington 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 $159.

Our recommendation to Wilmington

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Wichita to Wilmington?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus, flight 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.

Wichita to Wilmington DE - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Wichita to Wilmington. 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 Wilmington is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Wichita/Wilmington buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Wichita 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 Wichita KS and Wilmington 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 Wichita to Wilmington? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Wilmington 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 Wilmington 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 Wichita to Wilmington?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Wichita to Wilmington is by bus. The bus costs $134 roughly and will take 1 day 13 hours 2 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Wichita to Wilmington?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Wichita area and Wilmington, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 4 hours 15 minutes. We recommend catching the train at NEW Newton Amtrak, which is about 25 miles from Wichita. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from Wichita to Wilmington by car?

The total distance between Wichita and Wilmington is 1180 miles and will take you about 19 hours 59 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $159.

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