By Air

Kansas City International Airport (MCI), 20 minutes northwest of downtown on I–29, is served by major domestic airlines. 11 Amsterdam Circle, Kansas City, MO. 816/243–5237.

Some sample flying times are: from New York (3½ hours), Los Angeles (3½ hours).


Air Canada. 800/221–2000.

American. 800/433–7300.

Delta. 800/221–1212.

Northwest. 800/225–2525.

Southwest. 800/435–9792.

United. 800/241–6522.

US Airways. 800/428–4322.

From the U.K.

American. 0345/789789.

Delta. 0800/414767.

United. 0800/888555.

Transfers Between the Airport & Town

By Bus

KCI Shuttle buses will take you to major downtown hotels for $12. 816/243–5950.

Metro operates city buses to and from the airport. 816/221–0660.

By Car

Downtown Kansas City is 18 miles south of the airport on I-29.

By Taxi

Taxi service is by zone; the maximum fare from the airport to downtown Kansas City is $26.

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