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There are 5 ways to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station City Of New Orleans / ...

$55 - $117

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak 8359
  2. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station City Of New Orleans / ...

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon 138.6 miles

$13 - $20

Fly to Marion, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Marion (MWA) STL - MWA
  2. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station

$94 - $197

Fly to Decatur, bus, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Decatur (DEC) STL - DEC
  2. Take the bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il
  3. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station

$157 - $563

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) and Mattoon is 119 miles. The road distance is 138.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 6 min and costs $50 - $120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Marion Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon.

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Cape Air offers flights from St. Louis Airport to Marion Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Mattoon. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon.
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  • Distance: 119.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between St. Louis Airport (STL), USA and Mattoon, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon. However, you can take the line 1364 bus to St Louis, Mo, take the bus to Champaign, Il, take the walk to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station, then take the train to Mattoon Amtrak Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Mattoon via CIVIC CENTER station, St. Louis, MO - Amtrak, Carbondale,IL - Amtrak, and Carbondale Amtrak Station in around 6 h 36 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from St. Louis to Marion
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $100
Flights from St. Louis to Decatur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Carbondale Amtrak Station to Mattoon Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
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 St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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