|Airport code||MCI||MCI is the airport IATA code on flights to Kansas City, MO|
|Top Airline||Spirit Airlines||Popular airline with flights to Kansas City, MO|
Perched on the western edge of the state of Missouri, Kansas City straddles the borders between Missouri and Kansas, as well as the Kansas and Missouri rivers. It is the largest city in Missouri and, with the reputation as one of America's best downtown districts, boasts a myriad of Art Deco properties, 19th-century warehouses and gleaming modern architecture. The city offers a vibrant, year-round cultural scene, jazz heritage, historical monuments and a wealth of exciting activities and attractions that suit visitors of all ages. Kansas City has also made its name for being the Barbecue Capital of the World, with a BBQ tradition that stretches back to the 1900s.
Kansas City is a compact city, easily explored on foot or by bike. It conjures up the taste of smoky barbecued meat, the seductive sound of jazz and exquisite Art Deco architecture, and throws into the frothy mix a dynamic creative arts scene, mind-blowing entertainment and world-class sports.
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Kansas City International Airport is one of the country's largest airports, handling flights to a wide range of destinations across the US as well some destinations in Canada and Mexico.
A number of different airlines operate flights to Kansas City including: American Airlines, Allegiant Air and Delta Air Lines.
Kansas City International Airport is located in Platte County, Missouri, approximately 15 miles from the city center.
There is a regular metro bus service that connects the airport to the city center. Several car rental companies can be accessed via a shuttle service and taxis are available outside the terminal building.