BCycle is a 24/7 public bike share system for short trips. They offer 30 stations serving Downtown, Westport, the Country Club Plaza, KCAI and The Nelson-Atkins Museum, 18th & Vine Jazz District and the Trolley Track Trail. Learn more.
Kansas City is an Uber-friendly community on both sides of the state line. Additionally, there are options such as Z-Trip.
Kansas City’s public bus system, serves all of the major metropolitan areas, plus most adjacent communities. The Metro operates at KCI Airport Monday through Friday.
The Metro Area Express (MAX) bus rapid transit line connects the River Market, Downtown, Crown Center and the Country Club Plaza entertainment districts with fast, frequent and easy-to-use service. Easily identifiable traffic shelters are located along the route with real-time digital displays indicating next bus arrival time and connecting service.
Many rental car companies are available at KCI Airport and throughout the city.
- ACE, 816-464-2100
- Fox, 816-464-2100
- Alamo, 816-464-5151
- Hertz, 816-243-5765
- Avis, 816-243-5760
- National, 816-243-5770
- Budget, 816-243-5757
- Payless, 800-258-2100
- Dollar, 800-800-4000
- Thrifty, 816-464-5600
- Enterprise, 816-464-2500
Taxi & Car Service
Taxi and car services are available throughout the Kansas City metro area. Taxi stands are located at all major hotels, shopping and entertainment districts. Taxi fare starts at $2.50 with an additional $2 per mile and $1 for any time spent waiting in traffic. Traveling from the airport to downtown via taxi will cost you about $50.
Phones for taxi service are located both inside and outside each terminal at baggage claim areas, and at other convenient locations outside terminal exits.