There are 5 ways to get from Dayton to St. Louis by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Dayton  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to St. Louis (STL) DAY - STL

$216 - $992

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Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to St Louis, Mo 1683 / ...

$37 - $97

3 alternative options

Bus to Columbus, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to St. Louis (STL) CMH - STL

$131 - $315

Line 2 bus, bus to Covington, fly  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Wright Stop Plaza to Dayton Northwest Hub
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Fly from Covington (CVG) to St. Louis (STL) CVG - STL

$139 - $394

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Dayton to St. Louis 355.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dayton to St. Louis. However, there are services departing from Wright Stop Plaza and arriving at St Louis, Mo via Dayton Trotwood, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The distance between Dayton and St. Louis is 333 miles. The road distance is 355.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dayton to St. Louis without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Dayton to St. Louis, including transfers.

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Dayton to St. Louis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Dayton Trotwood, Oh station.

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The best way to get from Dayton to St. Louis is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dayton Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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

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St. Louis is 1 h behind Dayton. It is currently 10:32 PM in Dayton and 9:32 PM in St. Louis.

Yes, the driving distance between Dayton to St. Louis is 355 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to drive from Dayton to St. Louis.

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  • Distance: 332.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Dayton, OH, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Dayton to St. Louis hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Dayton to St. Louis hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Columbus to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Columbus to St. Louis via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Covington to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Covington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
GoJet Airlines
Website
gojetairlines.com
Flights from Covington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $470
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Dayton RTA
Website
i-riderta.org
Bus from Wright Stop Plaza to Dayton Northwest Hub
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
i-riderta.org

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Dayton 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 Dayton to Dayton Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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