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Getting Around2017-06-20T13:32:16-05:00

Getting Around

Douglas County has a central location that gives you easy access no matter what your preferred mode of transportation is. From any place in the country, we’re just a plane, train, car, or bus trip away.

Arrive by air


With three airports within 40 minutes of Lawrence, the world is accessible to you. Choose from Kansas City International, Topeka Regional Airport, or if you prefer private jet travel Lawrence Municipal airport.

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Arrive by train


For a fun and unique experience through the beautiful midwestern countryside, Amtrak offers passenger train service with the Southwest Chief. Ride the rails, enjoy the scenery, and end up at our train station in the heart of Lawrence.

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Arrive by bus


Prefer bus travel? Lawrence is home to a convenient Greyhound Bus Stop that easily connects you to many cities and states for a trip on the open road without having to worry about the logistics of driving here yourself.

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Arrive by car


Turn a Lawrence trip into a vacation or weekend roadtrip. Driving yourself to Lawrence is simple. It offers you the most flexibility and allows for all kinds of interesting stops along the way.

Need to get around town once you’re here?

Lawrence offers taxi services, neighborhood ride programs and even a neighbor carpool service.  Rental car companies and a helpful city bus service round out Lawrence transportation offering.

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