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Duration 5h 33m
Distance 298.2 miles
Average price $50
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chicago and St Louis takes 5h 33m and the fastest train takes 5h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Chicago to St Louis. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Chicago Union Station
  2. St Louis
5h 30m
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$40 - $60

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at St. Louis Gateway Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Chicago and St Louis is 264 miles. The road distance is 298.2 miles.

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Chicago to St Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago to St Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Louis Gateway Station.

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What companies run services between Chicago and St Louis?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5h 30m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110

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