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Lay of the Land

Kansas City offers a wealth of attractions. The striking landscape includes wide boulevards, beautiful parks, fantastic architecture and more than 200 fountains. The city's diversions include world-class museums, a vibrant arts scene, superb shopping and great blues and jazz clubs.

The Kansas City Marriott Downtown connects travelers and visitors to the heart of the city’s entertainment district. The Kansas City Convention Center is attached to the hotel via an enclosed walkway. The nearby Power & Light District offers shopping, great restaurants, and a vibrant nightlife.

The Marriott Downtown is located at 200 W 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105.

Complimentary Transit Pass

When you register for the conference and visit the host information desk in the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, you’ll receive a complimentary transit pass good for all KCATA services during the conference. The pass is good from (**DAYS/DATES???**).

For complete routing and scheduling information, including an online trip planner, visit Additional information is available by calling the IndyGo Customer Service Center at (317) 635-3344.

Accessible Public Transportation

All of IndyGo’s fixed-route buses are ADA accessible. In addition, IndyGo’s paratransit service, called Open Door, is available for visitors. Details on how to schedule trips on Open Door are available online at

IndyGo Fixed Route Public Transportation

If you want to explore other areas and attractions outside of the heart of downtown Indianapolis, 26 fixed routes serve the downtown area and stops are within walking distance of the JW Marriott. Complete schedule information online at or by calling (317) 635-3344.

IndyGo’s headquarters are minutes away from the JW Marriott on Route 8 westbound with frequent service every 15 minutes.

For mapping, IndyGo’s address is:

1501 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46222

(IND) Indianapolis International Airport to Hotel Transportation Options

Once you arrive at the airport, you’ll want to find your way to Ground Transportation. IndyGo’s bus stop is located in Zone 6. IndyGo’s fixed-route 8 has direct local service from the airport to downtown Indianapolis, with an eastbound stop across from the JW Marriott on West Street.  Westbound trips on Route 8 are north of the JW Marriott on W. Washington Street. Travel time is approximately 45 minutes and the cost is $1.75. (Note: Use your complimentary transit pass for your return trip to the airport.)

If you want alternatives to IndyGo’s fixed-route 8 service to downtown Indianapolis, there are other options available:

 Additional details about airport transportation can be found at:

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