Kansas City, MO is the host city for CAMEX 2013. It is a destination where friendly people, affordable prices and a central location are a given. Kansas City or “KC” has undergone a remarkable transformation with a $5 billion downtown revitalization. Just two blocks from the convention center is the Power & Light District offering eight blocks of restaurants and nightlife creating a vibrant, new walkable convention district.
With nonstop service to 48 cities in the US and Canada, Kansas City International Airport (airport code MCI) is ranked as one of the most convenient airports in the country. It is located approximately 20 minutes from the downtown area.
Check out their website at www.southwest.com for on-going sales on airfare being offered for your trip to Kansas City, buy now and save. Remember, on Southwest, your first two pieces of checked baggage are free!
Take advantage of the discounted airfares for travel to and from Kansas City, MO (MCI) for CAMEX 2013.
Receive a 5% discount off the lowest applicable published air fare for American Airlines and American Eagle flights. The discount is valid for travel February 17 – March 2, 2013. Make reservations at www.aa.com
– Go to Reservations, choose More Flight Options insert the promotion code 1523BS
in the appropriate box. The Meetings Services Department can assist at 800-433-1790 however there is a $25.00 charge for tickets purchased over the phone.
Receive up to a 5% - 10% discount off of air fare valid for roundtrip travel February 17 – March 1, 2013. Book reservations at www.delta.com
- Go to Book A Trip, enter in airport and date information, then click on the Meeting Event Code link below. Enter the Meeting Event Code NMEL9
in the box provided on the Search Flight page. For assistance from Delta Meeting reservations call 800-328-1111, note a direct ticketing fee for booking over the phone will apply.
For travel February 17 – March 1, 2013 go to www.united.com
for up to a 5% discount on airfare. When searching for flights enter ZNEJ416647
in the Offer Code box. Reservations can also be made by calling United Meetings at 800-426-1122 but there will be a $25 service fee collected per ticket.
The BBQ capital of the world, Kansas City, MO
, was voted America's #1 Affordable Getaway by Travel + Leisure
Take advantage of the roundtrip discount for CAMEX attendees and exhibitors with SuperShuttle, advance reservations are required. It’s easy to make a reservation on line with this dedicated link: https://www.supershuttle.com/default.aspx?GC=CAMEX&PORT=MCI or by calling 800-BLUE VAN (258-3826) and use the code CAMEX. SuperShuttle offers a shared-ride van service or a non-stop express option. Airport Transfer Instructions (PDF)
Taxi fares are $2.50 plus $2.10 per mile, rates may vary due to traffic delays and waiting time. Courtesy phones for taxi service are located inside and outside the terminal at each bag claim area, just look for the sign. After claiming baggage, passengers must call to request the cab as they are parked in a separate lot. Be sure to give the dispatcher your exact location. If calling from a personal phone, call 816-243-2345.
If renting a car in Kansas City, take advantage of the CAMEX discount. Go to www.enterprise.com or call 800-RENT-A-CAR. Please reference the Corporate Class ID number: 39W2202 and the Company Code: NAT.
For dining options, things to do, and places to go
while in Kansas City, visit the CAMEX Microsite.