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

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Fly from Dubuque  •  4 h 34 min

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

$179 - $588

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Bus Megabus  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Galena to Chicago 1486 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to St. Louis via St Louis

$66 - $92

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Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 12 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, train  •  10 h 36 min

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

$88 - $185

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

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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 via Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 7 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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The best way to get from Galena to St. Louis without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Galena to St. Louis, including transfers.

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Galena to St. Louis bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Galena station.

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The best way to get from Galena to St. Louis is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dubuque Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Galena to St. Louis bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at St. Louis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galena to St. Louis is 335 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Galena to St. Louis.

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American Airlines offers flights from Dubuque Airport to St. Louis Airport.

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Map of how to get from Galena to St. Louis.
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  • Distance: 263.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

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 and Chicago, IL in around 11 h 7 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dubuque to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 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
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 Chicago
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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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
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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

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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 Galena to Dubuque Airport is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs .

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