Kansas City Airport Guide (MCI)
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Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is located 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. In 2008, U.S. News & World Report ranked MCI the "third least miserable airport" in the United States. Kansas City Airport’s top two domestic destinations are Denver, Colorado and Atlanta, Georgia.
Transfer between Terminals
Kansas City International Airport has three terminals which are in the shape of rings. Frequent buses serve passengers connecting between all three terminals. There are two free airport shuttle buses: The Red Bus transports between the Circle Parking Lots and MCI terminals, and The Blue Bus transports between the Economy Lots and the terminals.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Sleep Inn Airport Kansas City, 7611 NW 97th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64153, This Sleep Inn boasts complimentary breakfast, free wireless internet, and a complimentary shuttle service which transports guests to and from the airport. Residence Inn Kansas City Airport, 10300 North Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO, Guests at the Residence Inn can start their days with a complimentary hot breakfast. Guests also have access to free wireless internet and a complimentary shuttle bus service.
Transport into Town
Bus: The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority has one public bus service to the airport, route 129x. Bus 129x stops at Terminal C and travels to downtown Kansas City. Taxi: Taxis can be located outside each terminals’ baggage claim area.
Kansas City International Airport has just one special lounge. American Admiral's Club Lounge is located in Terminal C, and daily passes can be purchased at the club’s front desk.
There are ten airlines that serve Kansas City International Airport. MCI serves as a crew base for Republic Airlines. Southwest Airlines is the airport’s largest carrier. Delta Air Lines is MCI’s second largest carrier.
Free wireless internet is available throughout the airport. Kansas City International Airport is home to various eateries and retailers.
Kansas City International Airport offers four different parking options. Garage parking is located near Terminal B and Terminal C and costs $1 for 30 minutes and $22 for one day. Circle Parking is available in the center of Terminals B and C. Circle Parking costs $1 for 30 minutes and $15 for one day. Three Economy Parking lots are available near the airport. Economy parking costs $7 a day and each lot is connected to the terminals via a free 24-hour shuttle service. Valet parking is also available at the terminals.
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