Lawrence is conveniently located on Interstate 70 just 30 minutes west of Kansas City and 20 minutes east of Topeka, the state capital. Kansas City International Airport (MCI), just 45 minutes northeast is serviced by most major airlines.
Check out any one of these airlines servicing MCI to make your reservations for a Lawrence getaway:
- American Airlines
- Continental Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Frontier Airlines
- Midwest Airlines
- Northwest Airlines
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
Or, visit the Lawrence Municipal Airport. It is equipped for corporate jets with two 5,000-foot lighted runways and two 3,500-foot runways as well as an instrument landing system. Charter service is also available.
Check the charts below for mileage and drive times.
|Major U.S. Cities|
|Des Moines||247||3:50 hours|
|Kansas City||40||0:45 hours|
|Los Angeles||1,551||28:30 hours|
|St. Louis||291||5:30 hours|
|Other Kansas Cities|
|Arkansas City||225||4:00 hours|
|Dodge City||302||5:30 hours|
Car and truck rental, unlimited rates available, customer pick up and delivery. Open 7 days a week with special rates for KU employees.
Location: 1120 E. 23rd St.
Laird Noller Automotive Leasing
Cars, vans and pickups at affordable rates. Open Monday through Friday 7:30 am-5:30 pm.
Location: 23rd & Alabama St.
Lawrence's public transit system. Visit www.lawrencetransit.org or call 785-312-7054 for a route map.
Amtrak Passenger Service
Location: 413 E. 7th St.
Location: 1401 W. 6th St.
Door-to-door, 24 hour KCI transportation service at an affordable rate.
Call: 785-841-0463, 1-800-737-9319
E-mail: ojebode [at] aol [dot] com
Groud Transportation Services, Inc.
Call: 785-842-TAXI, 1-888-467-3729
Lawrence First Class Transportation
Providing airport shuttle and private charter services in the Lawrence, Kansas City and Topeka area.
Call: (785) 979-2428, www.sdmtransportationks.com