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2018 National Convention

Ground Transportation

There are many ground transportation options in Kansas City.



GROUP: NAIA National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
HOTEL: Sheraton KC At Crown Center (2345 McGee St., KCMO 64108)
DATES : April 11th to April 18th, 2018
April 9th through 20th (guests may begin booking now)

WHERE TO ENTER YOUR CODE: To use your code simply enter it in the “DISCOUNT CODE” box on the first page of the website when making your reservations at:

DISCOUNT: Your discount gives you $6.00 off round trip shared ride reservations made online. The discount does not apply to ExecuCar private vehicles, nor to the exclusive/non-stop vans (which are already discounted).

RESERVATIONS: For special reservation questions call 1-800 BLUE VAN (800-258-3826) or customer service, available 24/7. Please note that if you call in your reservation instead of booking and paying online with your discount code, then your discount is not valid and a $3 call center fee applies.  

ARRIVAL PROCEDURES: After collecting luggage, customers must proceed to one of the Ground Transportation ticket booths located right across luggage carousels to speak to a uniformed customer service representative or to access a self-service ticketing kiosk located next to the booth. Note: Customer’s must check in with ground transportation representative or use the touch-screen kiosk to receive a boarding pass before attempting to board a vehicle. A customer service representative will then direct the customer outside to the appropriate pickup location. Ground Transportation representatives wear black shirts with “Ground Transportation” on them.


Car Rentals

  • National Car Rental/Enterprise Rent A Car is the Official Automobile Rental Provider of the NAIA and is available at the car rental counter at the airport.

April 13-17, 2018
Kansas City, Missouri

Convention Home

Registration & Hotel

Ground Transportation

Schedule at a Glance

Programs & Tracks

Legislation / Voting

Tips for First Timers

Sponsors & Exhibitors

• Recap

Future Convention Dates:
April 11 -15, 2019
Hilton West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, Florida