What would you like to do?
My guess for the closest beach that you can actually enjoy would be Galveston, Texas. Not the best beach comparatively, but the closest.
Joe Reardon is the current mayor of Kansas City, KS.
What time and how often is the route to the airport and from where?
Kansas City straddles the Kansas & Missouri state border (defined by the Missouri river) hence there is Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO.
Kansas City International Airport (IATA: MCI, ICAO: KMCI, FAA LID: MCI)
The code letters are taken from Mid Continent International
Manhattan Regional Airport - Manhattan, KS (MHK / KMHK)Salina Municipal Airport - Salina, KS (SLN / KSLN)Kansas City International Airport - Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI)
Shortest distance to a salt-water beach by road, Galveston TX (680 miles) Shortest distance to a fresh water beach on a major body of water: Chicago, IL (520 miles) Shorte…st distance to a fresh water beach: Milford Lake, only 10-15 miles out of town!
Galveston Island, Texas is 13 hours south of KC. That's the closest ocean beach with places to stay.
Kansas City International Airport - Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) - 132 road miles from Manhattan, KS.
It makes no sense, but there is both! Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO. There is also a place called Kansas, OK (but not Kansas city, just Kansas). Just like Portland. Ther…e is a Portland in Oregon and Maine. Trust me, sometimes cities double, maybe even triple!
In Air Miles
The distance between the above places is 352 miles This is an approximate direct distance. The actual distance may change depending upon the flight path.
Kansas City International Airport was created in 1956.
The airport code for Kansas City International Airport is MCI.