AIR: Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
is approximately 30 minutes from the conference
GROUND: KC Transportation
offers SuperShuttle Shared-Ride Van Service,
1-800-BLUEVAN (1-800-258-3826). Fares for the
SuperShuttle airport transfers to the Marriott
Downtown will be in the range of $30/person
round-trip. Reservations from the airport to
the hotel are not necessary, however, many people
prefer to make reservations in advance to avoid the
time and hassle of paying on-board the van with cash
or credit card.
Complete information is available at
the following link:
When you access this website, the
Arthropod Genomics Symposium group code, QUY7Z,
automatically fills in the "Book A Ride" reservation
Claim your luggage.
- Proceed to the Guest Service
Booth (directly across from Baggage Claim at
each terminal) sign marked "SuperShuttle//KCI
- The Guest Service Representative
enters you into the system and you will be
routed with others headed toward your
Downtown Marriott Hotel, 200 West 12th Street,
Kansas City, MO 64105.
- The next available van will be dispatched
from the "holding lot" at the airport.
- As soon as the van arrives at the curb, you
and other passengers will be promptly boarded,
and you'll be on your way!
- You will be able to purchase tickets with
cash or credit card. (No checks are
- If you made a reservation and paid in
advance, you MUST provide a RECEIPT. If
you do not have your receipt, you will have to
pay again at the time of service and be
reimbursed at a later date.
For your return to KCI
KCI shuttles depart
every half hour from the downtown hotels.
Please ask your host
hotel for shuttle departure times.
recommends you allow 2 hours prior to airline departure time.
Direct taxi service from the
airport to the hotel is approximately $55 one-way.
funding provided by the Center for Genomic
Studies on Arthropods Affecting Human, Animal
and Plant Health with support from Targeted
Excellence at Kansas State University.