Hotel & Travel

Sheraton Crown Center Kansas City, MO

Westin Crown Center Kansas City, MO

Hotel

Convention housing will be available at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center and its sister property, the Westin Kansas City Crown Center. Registration, Exhibits and Workshops will be at the Sheraton, which will serve as the Convention Headquarters.

The Sheraton and Westin hotels are two blocks from each other and connected via air-conditioned skywalks. If you have limited mobility, we recommend that you choose the Sheraton. It is important to note also that buses will pick up and drop off at both hotels.

Rates are $148 per night for single or double accommodations at each hotel.

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Bus Schedule

Click here to download the current convention bus schedule.

Room Share

If you have interest to share a hotel room during the convention, please send an email to room.share.ago.2018@gmail.com .

In the message please provide:
~ Name
~ Gender
~ Dates you plan to be in Kansas City
~ Contact information: email address, phone number

We will compile and share the list from the emails received to share with the group, based on gender. And we will send updates between now and the convention as the list changes. Be sure to let us know if you have found a roommate or need to change your status.

Air Travel

Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is served currently by these airlines:
Air Canada
Alaska
Allegiant
American
Delta
Frontier
Southwest
Spirit
United
Via

Driving

Kansas City is in the middle of the country and is an easy drive from many parts of the country. It is served directly by Interstates 29, 35, 49, and 70.
Sample normal driving times from nearby locations.
Omaha 3 hours
Des Moines 3 hours
St. Louis 4 hours
Oklahoma City 5 hours
Minneapolis 7 hours
Memphis 7 hours
Dallas 8 hours
Nashville 8 hours
Denver 9 hours

Parking

Hotel Parking
Parking with in and out privileges as a registered guest of either hotel is available in the hotel parking garages. Overnight self parking is $18/day with in and out privileges using your guest room card/key.
Union Station Parking
Parking facility west of Union Station. No in and out privileges. Rates based on length of stay. Overnight parking is permitted at Union Station.
0 - 30 min Free
31 min - 4 hours $5
4 - 8 hours $10
8 + hours $12

Train Travel

Amtrak Train Station Kansas City, MO is served by Southwest Chief and Missouri River Runner trains.
The train station at Union Station is located across the street from one of the convention hotels.