Travel & Lodging
The Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is a 20 minute drive from downtown Kansas City where the Convention Center and hotels are located.
- Shuttle Service
SuperShuttle Kansas City, with counters across from the baggage claim areas in each terminal, offers a Shared-Ride Shuttle service to/from all downtown, crown center and plaza hotels. Discounted reservations can be placed online or by calling 1-800-BLUE VAN (258-3826) and providing the code WHKLS.
- Downtown Map
Need directions to get around downtown Kansas City? Please refer to this map as a reference: Downtown Kansas City Map
- More Travel Information
Click here for more information on public transportation, car rentals, taxis, etc.
The SAME room blocks at three local hotels (Kansas City Marriott Downtown, the Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown and the Holiday Inn Downtown - Aladdin Hotel) are now CLOSED.
If you do not yet have hotel reservations, you can try calling the hotels directly to get a room but the SAME rate is no longer available. For your convenience, additional hotels close to the convention center are also listed.
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 W 12th St., Kansas City
Crowne Plaza Kansas city Downtown
1301 Wyandotte St, Kansas City
The Aladdin Hotel and Spa
1215 Wyandotte, Kansas City
106 W. 12th St., Kansas City
(1/2 block from the Marriott, 2 blocks from the Convention Center)
1329 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City
(3 blocks from the Marriott, 2 blocks from the Convention Center)
Please refer to this map as a reference: Downtown Kansas City Map