• About Kansas City

    Discover everything that Kansas City has to offer, including food, jazz, museums, sports, and more.

    Westport

    Enjoy Westport in the heart of Kansas City. The historic, yet lively, entertainment district is known for its one-of-a kind shops, bars, and restaurants.

    Country Club Plaza

    The prestigious Country Club Plaza is only a short ride away. There you’ll find upscale shopping and elegant restaurants situated in a 15-block district.

    Crossroads Arts District

    The Crossroads Arts District, near downtown, is a cultural hub for creativity. Enjoy art galleries, shopping, and eclectic dining spots.

    Crown Center District

    This unique district is home to Hallmark Cards and LEGOLAND Discovery Center, plus an aquarium, national war memorial, historic train station, and multiple restaurants and bars all within walking distance.

    Kansas City Streetcar

    Sit or stand while you ride through the heart of Kansas City’s downtown. The 2.2 mile route along Main Street connects the River Market to Union Station/Crown Center with 16 stops to get you to your destination. The KC Streetcar is free so you can spend your money at the businesses along the route.

    Convention and meeting attendees can take advantage of the short ride to see more of Kansas City during their trip. Whether attendees are staying by the Convention Center or near Crown Center, they have access to all the amenities downtown KC has to offer.
     

    Transportation


    Airport Shuttle/Town Car Service and Transportation Around the City

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

    Cost: Approximately $65.50 one way.

    Call (816) 471-1234 or reserve online.

    Taxi

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

    zTrip Taxi – Call (816) 471-5000

    Car Rental

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

    AVIS: Reserve online or call (800) 331-1212

    Be sure to have your AAFP Avis Discount (AWD) number available: A685100

    Budget: Reserve online or call (800) 527-0700

    Be sure to have your AAFP Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number available: D574100.