City Market

  Parking is available on-street and in public lots.

Please look for kiosks and visit River Market Parking Map for additional parking information.

All City Market Parking is FREE Saturdays, Sundays and weekdays after 6pm.

Parking is $5 during Merry Market. Please see Merry Market Parking map.

City Market has EV charging stations in the parking lot at 4th & Grand.

City Market cannot accommodate RVs or buses.

City Market Parking Lots 

Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

City Market Parking Lots at 5th & Main and 4th & Grand: $1 per hour Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. (pay at a kiosk with cash or card)

City Market Square at 5th & Walnut: FREE 2-hour parking

Weekend parking is always free. 

Parking is $5 during Merry Market. Please see Merry Market Parking Map.

Public Transportation

City Market is easily accessible by public transportation from Kansas City International Airport and surrounding Kansas City neighborhoods.

Kansas City has a robust public bus system as well as rapid transit line that connects the River Market, Downtown, Crossroads, Crown Center and Country Club Plaza. Learn more about the bus routes and schedules at







KC Streetcar

The KC Streetcar is a two-mile route that loops the downtown area connecting City Market and other entertainment districts as well as the Kansas City Convention Center, Sprint Center, Municipal Auditorium, Midland Theatre, Folly Theater and the Public Library.


The KC Streetcar is free to ride and operates daily with the following hours:

Monday – Thursday: 6 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Friday: 6 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Sunday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.