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

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Fly to Dallas  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Dallas (DAL) STL - DAL

$158 - $358

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Bus  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Oklahoma City, Ok 1353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx 7325 / ...

$84 - $207

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Fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) STL - DFW

$116 - $316

Train  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Dallas Union Station Texas Eagle

$100 - $280

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Dallas 633 miles

$60 - $90

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Dallas. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Dallas, Tx via Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St. Louis Gateway Station station and arriving at Dallas Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Dallas is 551 miles. The road distance is 633 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Dallas without a car is to train which takes 15 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from St. Louis to Dallas, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Dallas is to fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 16 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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St. Louis to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dallas, Tx station.

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  • Distance: 551.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Southwest Airlines flies from St. Louis to Dallas every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Dallas once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $280 and the journey takes 15 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to Dallas via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$410 - $600
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 Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65

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St. Louis to Dallas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dallas Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis to Dallas is 633 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to drive from St. Louis to Dallas.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from St. Louis Airport to Dallas Airport.

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There are 537+ hotels available in Dallas. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to St. Louis Airport is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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