Parking & Transportation

It’s easy to get around the KC area. Below is info about event parking, a KC parking map, airport shuttle service, and the free KC Streetcar.   

Liberty Lot
Free Event Parking

This lot is located at 1550 Liberty Street and will have free parking (1,500+ spots) on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be shuttles provided the entire week from Liberty Lot to the KCCC. We suggest that teams are dropped at Municipal Arena and only the driver should go to the Liberty Lot.

Please board a shuttle at least 30 minutes prior to your desired arrival time. The shuttle will drop in between 12th and 13th Street on Central Street next to the Marriott Downtown. Attendees can enter our secure campus one block south between 13th and 14th Street on Central Street.

Shuttle hours:

Wednesday, May 22 – 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Thursday, May 23 – 6:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Friday, May 24 – 6:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Saturday, May 25 – 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM


Parking Maps

– Parking Map for Downtown Kansas City

– Parking Map For Convention Area


Shuttle Service

To & From Airport or Hotel

Below are a few options to shuttle your team between the Kansas City International Airport and lodging accommodations, including all area hotels. 


We offer the additional discounts for bus and charter services from the following organizations.


Travel to the Global Finals with your group in a discounted charter bus or minibus rental offered by Shofur. Take $150 off a charter bus or minibus rental when you book with Shofur. Email us at [email protected] with the subject line “Global Finals Shofur Discount” along with a detailed description of your itinerary and contact information. The offer does not expire. Discount only applies to attendees of the Global Finals.

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National Charter Bus

Group travel is made easier with discounted charter bus, minibus and shuttle transportation with National Charter Bus. Take $150 off a charter bus, minibus or shuttle rental when you reserve transportation with National Charter Bus. Offer does not expire and applies only to Global Finals attendees. To use the discount, email us at [email protected] with the subject line “Global Finals Discount with National Charter Bus” followed by a description of your itinerary, dates of travel and contact info. 

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GOGO Charters

Take advantage of discounted charter bus transportation with GOGO Charters. When planning your trip to the Global Finals, utilize the GOGO Charters discount of $200 off any bus rental. The offer does not expire and is only limited to global final attendees. In order to use the discount, email us at [email protected], followed by the subject line “GOGO Charters Global Finals Discount”. In the email include your itinerary, dates and duration of travel and contact information.

ADA Transportation

ADA Transportation will be available for Accessible Transportation. If you need ADA transportation, please contact us at [email protected].

KC Streetcar

It’s Free to Ride!

Running from the River Market on the north end to Union Station and Crown Center on the south end, the KC Streetcar is within walking distance to many hotels, restaurants, and destinations in the downtown area. The streetcar is ADA accessible.

Explore the route on the KC Streetcar website.

Streetcars run every 10-15 minutes during peak periods, seven days a week. During off-peak hours, streetcars run every 12 to 18 minutes.

Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday: 6:00 a.m. – Midnight
Friday: 6:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Saturday: 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Sunday: 7:00 a.m. – Midnight