There are 4 ways to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City by train, bus, car or shuttle
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Questions & Answers
No, there is no direct train from St. Louis Airport (STL) station to Jefferson City. However, there are services departing from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station and arriving at Jefferson City Amtrak via St. Louis Gateway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.
The distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) and Jefferson City is 99 miles. The road distance is 120 miles.
The best way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .
It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City, including transfers.
St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Louis Gateway Station.
The best way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 57 min.
St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jefferson City Amtrak station.
Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City.
There are 12+ hotels available in Jefferson City. Prices start at $58 USD per night.
What companies run services between St. Louis Airport (STL), USA and Jefferson City, MO, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Jefferson City every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.
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.
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Jefferson City Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 21 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $30 - $75
- Coach Seat
- $30 - $50
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $55 - $85
- Business Coach Seat
- $50 - $75
- $170 - $240
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.
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Jefferson City, Mo
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 25 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $23 - $60
- $23 - $40
- $40 - $60
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