There are 4 ways to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield by plane, taxi, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  1 h 41 min

  1. STL - DEC

$223 - $619

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. 107.6 miles

$16 - $180

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Lincoln Service / ...

$31 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. 107.6 miles

$10 - $16

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

Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from St. Louis to Decatur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Other operators
Taxi from Decatur to Springfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from St. Louis Airport to Springfield
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) and Springfield is 133 km. The road distance is 172 km.

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield is to fly and taxi which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $220 - $650.

No, there is no direct train from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield. However, there are services departing from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station and arriving at Springfield Amtrak via St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Springfield, including transfers.