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Travel and accommodations


Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) serves the area with non-stop services between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Dallas/FortWorth International Airport (DFW). Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is a two-hour drive from Manhattan. 

Ground transportation

The hotels listed below have shuttles to and from the airport. Rental cars are also available, and Uber is active in Manhattan. Find information about parking at the conference.    


Two hotels are adjacent to the K-State campus. 

Holiday Inn At The Campus
1641 Anderson Avenue
SciComm 2019 has a room block; $99.95/night; ask for Group Code SCI
Please reserve by February 22; rooms reserved after February 22 may still be available for the discounted rate if you mention the code
Arrange airport shuttle in advance by calling the hotel 

The Bluemont Hotel is also adjacent to campus. 

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