There are 6 ways to get from Omaha 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.

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Fly  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to St. Louis (STL) OMA - STL

$174 - $804

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo 1682 / ...

$72 - $129

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Missouri River Runner

$97 - $193

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Burlington, IA 1402
  2. Take the bus from Burlington, IA to St Louis, MO 1490

$96 - $171

Train  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$126 - $334

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to St. Louis 434.2 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Omaha to St. Louis is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Omaha to St. Louis is to fly which costs $170 - $850 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Omaha and St. Louis is 356 miles. The road distance is 434.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Omaha to St. Louis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Omaha to St. Louis. However, there are services departing from Omaha, NE and arriving at St Louis, Mo via Kansas City, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Omaha to St. Louis station. However, there are services departing from Omaha Amtrak and arriving at St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Omaha Airport to St. Louis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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  • Distance: 356.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Omaha to St. Louis 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Omaha to St. Louis via Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, Mo in around 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak
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
Train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.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 Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Burlington, IA
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, IA to St Louis, MO
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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