Kansas City Transportation


TRAVELLERS, Inc., the AAFP‘s official travel agency, can help you with your travel arrangements. To contact TRAVELLERS, call (800) 382-6700 or email jnovotny@travellersinc.com.

Transportation to/from Kansas City International Airport (MCI)

The Kansas City Convention Center and participating hotels are located approximately 30 minutes from Kansas City International Airport.

Kansas City Convention Center
301 West 13th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105

Shuttle/Town Car

SuperShuttle offers shared-ride service to and from the airport.

Cost: Round-trip for $30 per person; one-way for $18 per person (subject to change).

Call (800) 258-3826, mention code TATT2 or reserve online(www.supershuttle.com).

Carey Limousine provides 24-hour sedan services from the airport to downtown.

Cost: Approximately $65.50 one way (includes gratuity). Call (816) 471-1234 or reserve online(www.kctg.com).


Courtesy phones for taxi service are located inside and outside the airport terminal at each baggage claim area and at other locations outside the terminal exits. Be ready to give the dispatcher your exact location.

Fares may be shared when the originating passenger requests it and all other passengers agree.

Cost: $2.50 plus $2.10 per mile. Rates may vary due to traffic delays and waiting time.

If calling from a personal phone, call (816) 243-2345.

Note: Taxi drivers are required to take all trips regardless of length. If short-trip service is refused, obtain the name and vehicle number of the taxi and report it by calling (816) 243-5237. It is also illegal for taxi drivers to solicit your business without invitation.

Transportation Around Kansas City

Car Rental

AVIS and Budget are the AAFP official car rental companies. Take advantage of your membership benefit when renting a car for National Conference.

AVIS: Reserve online(www.avis.com) or call (800) 331-1600.
Your Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number is A685100.

Budget: Reserve online(www.budgetcarrental.com) or call (800) 842-5628.
Your Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number is D574100.

Get a map of downtown parking garages(www.downtownkc.org).

KC Streetcar

Running from the River Market on the north end to Union Station and Crown Center on the south, KC Streetcar(kcstreetcar.org) connects all the downtown neighborhoods with 16 platform stops and 2 miles of track. Free to ride!

Bike Rental

Kansas City B-Cycle(kansascity.bcycle.com) is a bicycle rental service designed for short trips around downtown. A self-service bike station is located near the Kansas City Convention Center, at 12th and Wyandotte Streets. Additional stations are located between River Market on the north and Crown Center on the south. Bikes can be rented between 5 a.m. and midnight, and can be returned to any station that has an open dock.

Cost: $7 for 24 hours; rides of less than 30 minutes are $3.

Get real-time information(kansascity.bcycle.com) about B-station locations, and bicycle and docking availability. Download the B-station mobile app.


Kansas City’s MAX bus service operates along the Main Street corridor, from the River Market through downtown, past Union Station and Crown Center, and south to the Country Club Plaza, Hours of operation are 5:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m., seven days a week.

Cost: $1.50, collected on board, with free transfers to the rest of the Metro system.

Get the bus route map and schedules(www.kcata.org).

2016 National

Join us for the 2016 National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students!

July 28 - July 30, 2016
Kansas City Convention Center
Kansas City, MO