Airport Shuttle

KU Transportation Services provides shuttle service between the KU Lawrence campus and Kansas City International Airport during select times of the year.

  • Lawrence campus pick up and drop-off at multiple locations.
  • Airport pick up and drop off at terminals B & C. Exact locations will be included in a confirmation email sent to registered riders.
  • The cost per trip each way is $27 (discounts may be available*)
  • Shuttle service is provided using 7-passenger SafeRide vehicles. Space is limited to one suitcase and one carry-on item per person.
  • Once the ride request form closes, we will review the schedule, make necessary adjustments and send final e-mail confirmations to riders with payment and special instructions.


  • In the event of flight cancellations or delays due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances, we will work to accommodate passengers on other scheduled shuttles.
  • Discretionary cancellations and no-shows after final confirmation e-mails are sent, or within 24 hours of the trip, are non-refundable and will not be eligible for AURH sponsored discount*.  

Winter Break (Dec. 2019 - Jan. 2020)

Online Ride Request Form Opens: December 5
Online Ride Request form Closes: December 15

Cost: $27 each way*

*The Association of University Residence Halls (AURH) is sponsoring a $10 discount for the first 30 residents of university housing to sign up (limit one discount per student).

Departures from KU Lawrence Campus Return from Airport
Dec. 18
Dec. 19
Dec. 20
Jan. 18
Jan. 19
Jan. 20
6:00 a.m. 6:00 a.m. 6:00 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m.
9:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 2 p.m. 2 p.m. 2 p.m.
Noon Noon Noon 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m.
3:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 9 p.m. 9 p.m. 9 p.m.


  • Space is limited to a total of 120 riders each way, so register early!
  • A “wait-list” will be used once the cap is reached.
  • The exact loading time from campus will be provided in your final confirmation email, and may be up to 30 minutes before the departure time.
  •  Once a reservation is confirmed, payment is required before your date of travel.
  • You will be charged the full trip cost if you cancel within 24 hours of your scheduled shuttle ride or don't show up at your scheduled time.