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Kansas Weigh Station & DOT Information

Kansas state weigh station map

Total Weigh Stations & Truck Scales: 12

Kansas means miles and miles of sunflowers- truly an amazing site if you drive through at the right time of year. People think of Kansas as being flat- but any trucker knows that Kansas is a true up and down state. They aren’t mountains, but if the cruise control isn’t working, it can be a challenge to maintain speed.

PrePass trucks that receive a green light in Kansas must still enter an open weigh station if they are pulling an oversize/overweight (even permitted) load except LCVs operating with a KIA permit- South Haven site only.

The Kansas fuel tax rate is $0.27 per gallon of diesel fuel. This rate includes a 1 penny per gallon environmental fee.

Over-Gross Weight Tolerance: Premium Content

Overweight Fines and Consequences: Premium Content

Dodging the Scales: Premium Content

Blowing By the Scales: Premium Content

Important Phone Numbers:
PrePass: 800-773-7277
DMV Motor Carrier Division: 785-271-3145
Kansas Corporation Commission: 785-271-3145
Kansas Trucking Connection (permits/information): 785-271-3145


Weigh Station Name Highway / Route Mile Truck Scale Location
Station 5A I 70 – wb Kansas City (east of the toll gates)
Station 17A RT 96 Crestline (junction of KS 96 and US 69a)
Station 21W I 70 – wb 329.5 Wabaunsee (1 mile west of McFarland)
Station 22W I 70 – eb 329.5 Wabaunsee (1 mile west of McFarland)
Station 23 RT 75 Caney (state line)
Station 23W (Olathe) I 35 – nb 213 Olathe (5 miles south of Olathe)
Station 24W (Olathe) I 35 – sb 213 Olathe (5 miles south of Olathe)
Station 26A I 35 South Haven (south end of turnpike)
Station 37A RT 54 Liberal (5 miles east of Liberal)
Worden RT 56 59 Worden (at the junction of route 56 and 59 (between Lawrence and Ottawa))
Station 46 I 70 – eb 0.5 Kanorado (near Colorado border)
Station 58 Belleville