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Manhattan, KS  is conveniently located just off Interstate 70 in the scenic Flint Hills in northeast Kansas.  Manhattan is easy to access whether you plan to drive or fly to the ITAMP workshop in November. 

FLYING INTO MANHATTAN OR KANSAS CITY

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Manhattan Regional Airport  (airport code MHK) is located just 4 miles west of Manhattan. The airport is serviced by American Airlines / American Eagle and currently provides direct jet service to Dallas-Fort Worth and Chicago. 

Ground transportation to and from Manhattan (MHK) is available by many of Manhattans hotel properties.  All recommended hotels for ITAMP all provide airport shuttle service.   

Kansas City International Airport (airport code MCI) is located 145 miles from Manhattan, KS.  If you choose to fly into Kansas City, you will need to rent a car to drive to Manhattan, KS.  (145 miles; a $2.50 toll fee will be required)  The airport has several rental car options available  including:

 

Company

Phone Number

Web Address

ACE

816-464-2100

www.acerentacar.com

Alamo

816-464-5151

www.alamo.com

Avis

816-243-5760

www.avis.com

Budget

816-243-5757

www.budgetkc.com

Dollar

800-800-4000

www.dollar.com

Enterprise

816-464-2500

www.enterprise.com

Fox

816-464-2100

www.foxrentacar.com

Hertz

816-243-5765

www.hertz.com

National

816-243-5770

www.nationalcar.com

Payless

816-464-2100

www.paylesscarrental.com

Thrifty

816-464-5600

www.thrifty.com

Driving directions to Kansas State University from MCI (Kansas City Airport):

 

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY

Manhattan is conveniently accessed just off Interstate 70 in the scenic Flint Hills of northeast Kansas.  Directions for driving to Manhattan are below.

From the east

       Take I-70 West .

       Turn right at exit 313 (K-177 North), and drive approximately 9 miles.

       After you go over the Kansas River bridge, take the Fort Riley Boulevard exit. You will see the Town Center Mall in front of you.

       Turn right at the stoplight onto Fort Riley Boulevard.

       Turn right at the 17th Street stoplight.

       Travel 11 blocks to the Anderson Avenue stoplight. You will see the campus in front of you and the Holiday Inn at the Campus on your right.

 

From the west

       Take I-70 East.

       Take exit 303 (K-18 North), and turn left onto K-18.

       Drive about 10 minutes on K-18 (it changes into Fort Riley Boulevard on the edge of Manhattan).

       Turn left at the 17th Street stoplight. Travel 11 blocks to the Anderson Avenue stoplight. You will see the campus in front of you and the Holiday Inn at the Campus on your right.

 

From the north

       Take Highway 13 South to Highway 113.

       Turn left on 113 (which turns into Seth Child Road), and travel south to Anderson Avenue.

       Turn left on Anderson Avenue.

       The parking garage is on the corner of 17th Street (on your left) and the Holiday Inn on the Campus is on the corner of 17thStreet (on your right).

From the south

       Take K-177 North to Manhattan.

       After you go over the Kansas River bridge, take the Fort Riley Boulevard exit. You will see the Town Center Mall in front of you.

       Turn right at the stoplight onto Fort Riley Boulevard.

       Turn right at the 17th Street stoplight.

       Travel 11 blocks to the Anderson Avenue stoplight. You will see the campus in front of you and the Holiday Inn at the Campus on your right.  

Weather in Manhattan

In early November, the weather in Kansas is typically very comfortable with  an average high temperature in the low 60s and an average low in the upper 30s. 

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We know you will enjoy your stay in The Little Apple  and hope you find time to enjoy all that Manhattan and Kasas State University has to offer you.  We are excited to welcome you to our community!