There are 3 ways to get from Dayton to St. Louis by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4h 25m

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

$219 - $995

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Bus  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis 1683 / ...

$42 - $57

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Drive  •  6h 2m

  1. Drive from Dayton to St. Louis 355.3 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Dayton to St. Louis is to drive which costs $35 - $50 and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Dayton to St. Louis is to fly which costs $210 - $1,000 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dayton to St. Louis station. However, there are services departing from Wright Stop Plaza and arriving at Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis via Dayton Trotwood, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 48m.

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The distance between Dayton and St. Louis is 333 miles. The road distance is 355.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Dayton to St. Louis without a car is to bus which takes 8h 48m and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m 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 4h 25m and costs $210 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 8h 48m.

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There is no direct flight from Dayton Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 27m and has one stopover.

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Dayton to St. Louis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis.

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Map of how to get from Dayton to St. Louis.
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  • Distance: 332.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

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

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Dayton to St. Louis hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Dayton to St. Louis 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 7h 20m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
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 Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95

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St. Louis is 1h behind Dayton. It is currently 1:42 PM in Dayton and 12:42 PM in St. Louis.

Yes, the driving distance between Dayton to St. Louis is 355 miles. It takes approximately 6h 2m to drive from Dayton to St. Louis.

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

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There are 323+ hotels available in St. Louis. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dayton to Dayton Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $35 - $45.

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