Airport Shuttle

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

  • Lawrence campus pick up and drop-off at multiple locations.
  • Airport pick up and drop off at car rental shuttle stop outside terminals B and C. Exact locations will be included in a confirmation email sent to registered riders.
  • The cost per trip each way is $35
  • 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 information 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.
  • No refunds will be given for cancellations less than 48 hours before your scheduled trip.  

Spring Break (March)

Online ride request form opens: February 14
Online ride request form closes: March 2

Cost: $35 each way

Departures from KU Lawrence Campus Return from Airport
March 4
March 5
March 6
March 7
March 13
March 14
March 15
6:00 am 6:00 am 6:00 am 6:00 am 11:00 am 11:00 am 11:00 am
9:00 am 9:00 am 9:00 am 9:00 am 2:00 pm 2:00 pm 2:00 pm
Noon Noon Noon Noon 5:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
3:00 pm 3:00 pm 3:00 p.m. 3:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.
6:00 pm 6:00 pm 6:00 pm 6:00 pm 11:00 pm 11:00 pm 11:00 pm


  • 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.
  • A “wait-list” will be used once the cap is reached.
  • Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours before your trip to be eligible for a refund.