There are 8 ways to get from Albany to St. Louis by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Albany  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to St. Louis (STL) ALB - STL

$164 - $804

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Bus  •  28 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo 1683 / ...

$120 - $291

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to St. Louis (STL) LGA - STL

$191 - $446

Train to Newark, fly  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to St. Louis (STL) EWR - STL

$202 - $534

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to St. Louis (STL) BDL - STL

$188 - $430

Bus to Boston, fly  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to St. Louis (STL) BOS - STL

$177 - $525

Train  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station Lincoln Service / ...

$163 - $448

Drive  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Albany to St. Louis 1031.6 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to St. Louis. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at St Louis, Mo via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to St. Louis station. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at St. Louis Gateway Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 10 min.

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The distance between Albany and St. Louis is 909 miles. The road distance is 1031.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to St. Louis without a car is to train which takes 22 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Albany to St. Louis, including transfers.

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Albany to St. Louis bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Albany, NY station.

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Albany to St. Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Albany to St. Louis is to fly which takes 6 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 22 h 10 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Albany to St. Louis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at St Louis, Mo station.

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Map of how to get from Albany to St. Louis.
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  • Distance: 909.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Albany to St. Louis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to St. Louis via Chicago Union Station in around 22 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Newark to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Boston to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis via Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Newark to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Albany to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Trailways New York

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St. Louis is 1 h behind Albany. It is currently 4:24 AM in Albany and 3:24 AM in St. Louis.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to St. Louis is 1032 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 23 min to drive from Albany to St. Louis.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to St. Louis Airport.

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There are 193+ hotels available in St. Louis. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albany to Albany Airport is to line 737 bus which takes 42 min and costs .

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