Main MAX Service Gets Fans To Big 12 Basketball Tournament Quickly

Date:March 06, 2018

Main MAX simple map

(Kansas City, Mo. – March 6, 2018) The Big 12 Basketball Championship comes to Kansas City this week, and RideKC offers a no-parking option to get fans to the games fast. Paying your fare is now more convenient with the RideKC app, available in the Apple app store and in Google Play.

March 7-10, Main MAX will offer frequent service throughout the tournament to the Sprint Center in downtown Kansas City, Mo.

Three fare options are available to tournament fans. All are available in the RideKC app. RideKC fare is $1.50 per ride, and includes a free two-hour transfer on request. An all-day pass costs $3, and can be purchased on the bus. Three-Day Visitor Passes are available for $10 at KCATA offices, 1200 E. 18th Street.

Please see the map for stops.

Main MAX to Sprint Center: Northbound buses from Crown Center, Westport, The Plaza, and Waldo will stop at the 12th & Grand. Southbound buses from 3rd & Grand will stop at the 11th & Grand. The Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship will be held at Sprint Center, 1407 Grand.

Due to the closure of Grand at Sprint Center, several bus route are detoured to Oak, including Main MAX. Details are available on the RideKC website.

For further information, visit us online at or call the Regional Call Center at (816) 221-0660 weekdays from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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