There are 7 ways to get from St. Louis to Akron 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Cleveland, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Cleveland (CLE) STL - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$118 - $342

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbus, Oh 1612 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH Cinncinati,OH-Buffalo

$61 - $136

5 alternative options

Fly to Akron  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Akron (CAK) STL - CAK

$164 - $854

Fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) STL - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh

$122 - $546

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$73 - $179

Train, bus  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$119 - $304

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Akron 543.1 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Akron is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Akron is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $350 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Akron. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Akron, OH via Columbus, OH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Akron is 493 miles. The road distance is 543.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Akron without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 30 min and costs $60 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from St. Louis to Akron, including transfers.

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St. Louis to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from St Louis, Mo station.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Akron is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs $160 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $140 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Cleveland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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St. Louis to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Akron, Oh station.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Akron.
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  • Distance: 493.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Akron, OH, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from St. Louis to Akron hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Louis to Akron via Columbus, Oh and Columbus, OH in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Pittsburgh via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
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 St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
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 Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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