There are 4 ways to get from Albuquerque to St. Louis by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to St. Louis (STL) ABQ - STL

$194 - $354

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Bus  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, Nm to St Louis, Mo 1342 / ...

$100 - $250

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Train  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Missouri River Runner

$173 - $477

Drive  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to St. Louis 1047.6 miles

$100 - $150

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albuquerque, Nm and arriving at St Louis, Mo. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albuquerque to St. Louis station. However, there are services departing from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center and arriving at St. Louis Gateway Station via Kansas City Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 45 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and St. Louis is 946 miles. The road distance is 1047.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to St. Louis without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 35 min and costs .

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

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Albuquerque to St. Louis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albuquerque, Nm station.

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Albuquerque to St. Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to St. Louis is to fly which takes 6 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 35 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 24 h 45 min.

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

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Albuquerque 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 Albuquerque to St. Louis.
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  • Distance: 946 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albuquerque to St. Louis hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albuquerque to St. Louis every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $250 and the journey takes 22 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
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 Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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 Albuquerque, Nm to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $250

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St. Louis is 1 h ahead of Albuquerque. It is currently 3:40 AM in Albuquerque and 4:40 AM in St. Louis.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to St. Louis is 1048 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 18 min to drive from Albuquerque to St. Louis.

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

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Book your Albuquerque to St. Louis bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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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 Albuquerque to Albuquerque Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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