How to travel from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO

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Travel Information to St. Louis, MO from Kansas City, KS

distanceDistance237 miles (382 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$48 - $635
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $48 (€46) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $635 (€607) • 3 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesskywest airlines or Amtrak

Travel 237 miles (382 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Kansas City, KS and St. Louis, MO. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $48 (€46). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are skywest airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO.

Travel Tips: Travel from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO

Travel Tips: Travel to St. Louis, MO easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO.
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You can travel to St. Louis, MO from Kansas City, KS 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to St. Louis, MO from Kansas City, KS is by taking a train, which costs on average $48 (€46).

This is compared to other ways of getting to St. Louis, MO:

Taking a train is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a bus to St. Louis, MO, which costs on average $50 (€48) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $587 (€561) less than taking a flight to St. Louis, MO, which costs on average $635 (€607) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to St. Louis, MO that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to St. Louis, MO by train can take on average 5 h 40 min.

St. Louis, MO is approximately 237 miles (382 km) away from Kansas City, KS.

The average frequency per day from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to St. Louis, MO from Kansas City, KS as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Skywest airlines can get you to St. Louis, MO by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with skywest airlines from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO for $635 (€607) on Omio.
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to St. Louis, MO. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO tickets on Omio for $48 (€46).
    Your trip from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO doesn't have to end in St. Louis, MO. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Chicago, London or Paris. If you’d like to add Chicago, London or Paris to your Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from St. Louis, MO today!

    Before traveling from Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $50 (€48) one way.
    • A plane ticket for this route is costing $635 (€607) one way on average.
    • A train ticket for this journey is costing $48 (€46) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Kansas City, KS to St. Louis, MO tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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