There are 6 ways to get from Galena to St. Louis by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Dubuque  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dubuque (DBQ) to St. Louis (STL) DBQ - STL

$179 - $588

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Galena to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL 1486
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$88 - $185

4 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Galena to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to St. Louis (STL) ORD - STL

$126 - $296

Bus via Champaign - Illinois Terminal  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Galena to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL
  2. Take the bus from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Champaign - Illinois Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Champaign, Il to St Louis, Mo

$89 - $141

Bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Galena to Cedar Rapids 1486
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to St Louis, MO 1490

$92 - $152

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Galena to St. Louis 334.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galena to St. Louis is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galena to St. Louis is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Galena and St. Louis is 264 miles. The road distance is 334.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Galena to St. Louis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galena to St. Louis. However, there are services departing from Galena and arriving at St Louis, MO via Cedar Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Galena, IL, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

American Airlines flies from Galena to St. Louis 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Galena to St. Louis via Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL, Cumberland, O'Hare, Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport, Champaign - Illinois Terminal, and Champaign, Il in around 11 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dubuque to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak
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
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galena to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galena to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to St Louis, MO
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Champaign - Illinois Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Champaign, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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