Transport to Stowers Institute

When booking your travel, please bear in mind the start and end times of your course. To ensure you benefit from the course in its entirety, travel should be booked so that you are not late to the course and do not need to leave early.

Air Travel

Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
We are unable to organize an airport shuttle service. Participants must make their own way to the hotel.

Ground Transportation

Click here for ground transportation services to/from Kansas City International Airport (MCI)

Transportation to and From the Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza Hotel
• Kansas City International Airport (MCI) – About 25 miles from the Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza Hotel
o Average Taxi Charge (one way): $40 (USD)
o Average Time by Taxi: 30 minutes
• Driving Directions (Click here for interactive driving directions from Google Maps)


A hotel block at the Holiday Inn – Country Club Plaza has been reserved for attendees. The hotel is located on the world-famous Country Club Plaza, the Midwest’s premier shopping, dining, and entertainment district.

Hotel Information:
Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza
1 E 45th Street Kansas City, MO 64111
Hotel Phone: (816) 753-7400
Fax: (816) 753-0359

Once your acceptance into the course has been confirmed, additional information will be sent to you with instructions on booking your hotel reservation at the group rate ($119/night).

Shuttle to/from Stowers Institute

A shuttle service (Kansas City Transportation Group) has been arranged to transport the group from the Holiday Inn to the course at Stowers Institute.

Each morning the shuttle will depart from the hotel at 7:30 am. The shuttle will depart from Stowers Institute at 8:00 pm each evening to return the group to the hotel.