Belton is all about access! As a prime location for business, our community is also only minutes away from an array of cultural and residential districts including the Country Club Plaza, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, and southern Johnson County. Interstate 49, one of the country’s newest interstates, running through Belton and providing easy access to points near and far for residents and businesses.
The City of Belton is poised for success and continued growth due to its advantageous location in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Just 17 miles south of Kansas City, Mo., on one of the newest stretches of interstate in the nation, I-49, everything from major league sports to world-class shopping and dining are just minutes away.
Access to Major Highways – Just 10 miles north of Belton on I-49 is a confluence of three major interstates: I-49, I-435 and I-470, known as “Three Trails Crossing,” that can accommodate a daily volume of 400,000 vehicles. This convergence offers rapid access to other major thoroughfares such as I-35 (north-south) and I-70 (east-west) — providing convenient access and an edge on transportation.
Missouri Department of Transportation article: I-49 A Corridor of Growth