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

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Fly from San Antonio  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to St. Louis (STL) SAT - STL

$164 - $434

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Bus  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx 836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo

$115 - $294

3 alternative options

Bus to Austin, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to St. Louis (STL) AUS - STL

$170 - $463

Train  •  24 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Texas Eagle

$130 - $390

Drive  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to St. Louis 925.6 miles

$90 - $140

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No, there is no direct bus from San Antonio to St. Louis. However, there are services departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at St Louis, Mo via Dallas, Tx and Kansas City, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Antonio Amtrak and arriving at St. Louis Gateway Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 h 24 min.

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The distance between San Antonio and St. Louis is 798 miles. The road distance is 925.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to St. Louis without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from San Antonio to St. Louis, including transfers.

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San Antonio to St. Louis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Antonio, Tx station.

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San Antonio to St. Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to St. Louis is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 47 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 24 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from San Antonio Airport to St. Louis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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

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Map of how to get from San Antonio to St. Louis.
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  • Distance: 797.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between San Antonio, TX, USA and St. Louis, MO, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Antonio to St. Louis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Antonio to St. Louis via Dallas, Tx and Kansas City, Mo in around 21 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from San Antonio to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Austin to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Austin to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Austin to St. Louis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Austin to St. Louis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Austin to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to St. Louis via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
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 San Antonio Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
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 San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
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

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San Antonio to St. Louis train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Louis Gateway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Antonio to St. Louis is 926 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 59 min to drive from San Antonio to St. Louis.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Antonio 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 San Antonio to San Antonio Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 38 min and costs .

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