Visiting Kansas City

RideKC to See KC

The sights and sounds of Kansas City include a menu of activities that are accessible with public transit. From the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in the heart of Kansas City’s historic 18th & Vine District to the Nelson-Atkins Museum to the Kansas Speedway, there are plenty of places you can get to by public transit.  Entertainment, museums, sports, shopping await tourists and locals.
You can reach them all. Just RideKC.

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Destination Routes
See below for connections to the airport, Amtrak, and Greyhound
American Jazz Museum 71, 18
Boulevard Visitors Center 11
Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center 47, 18, 21
Casinos - Bally's Casino and Ameristar 210
Casinos - Harrah's Casino 298
Casino - Kansas City, Kan., Hollywood Casino 101, 113, 116
City Market and Steamboat Arabia Main MAX, KC Streetcar, 85, 210, 103, 201
Community of Christ Temple and Auditorium, Independence 24, Blue Route
Convention Center Troost MAX, 11, 12, 25, 77, 101, 106
Country Club Plaza Main MAX, 35, 47, 401
Crown Center Main MAX, 27, 85, 201
Crossroads Arts District Main MAX, Troost MAX, KC Streetcar
Downtown Overland Park/Farmers’ Market 401, 404
Gem Theater 18, 71
Independence Square 24, Purple Route, Blue Route, Orange Route 
Kansas City Museum 11
Kansas Speedway 101, 113, 116
Kansas City Zoo 18
Kauffman Stadium - Royals and GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium - Chiefs 47, 29
Kemper Museum Main MAX
Midwest Genealogy Center, Independence Green Route
Municipal Auditorium Main MAX, 9, 11, 12, 18
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum 71, 18
Nelson-Atkins Museum Main MAX, 47, 401
Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art/ Johnson County Community College 402, 403, 475, 495, 510
Prairiefire 401
Oak Park Mall, Overland Park 495, 402, 475
T-Mobile Center Main MAX, Troost MAX, 11, 12, 24, 47, 85
Town Center/Park Place, Leawood 401
Toy and Miniature Museum Main MAX
Truman Presidential Library Orange Route
Union Station and Science City KC Streetcar, 23, 27, 47, and a short walk from many routes on Grand at Crown Center.
University of Kansas/Lawrence 510
University of Kansas-Edwards Campus 475, 510
Village West 101, 116
Westport Main MAX, 35, 47, 401
World War I Museum and Liberty Memorial Main MAX, KC Streetcar, 23, 85, 201
Worlds of Fun 210

Getting To and From KC 

Airport: The 229 serves both airport terminals at KCI, seven days a week.

Amtrak at Union Station: KC Streetcar offers the most frequent service to Union Station. 201, 27, 51 and 23 also travel to Union Station. Main MAX stops at Crown Center, a block to the east of Union Station. Use Pershing (outside) or the LINK enclosed walkway through Crown Center and over Pershing and Main streets. The Amtrak terminal is located inside Union Station, on the east side of the building.

Greyhound Bus Terminal: 12 12th Street, 25 Troost, and 18 Indiana serve the Greyhound bus terminal at 1101 Troost. These routes offer frequent trips from downtown Kansas City.