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There are 9 ways to get from St. Louis to Delaware by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Philadelphia (PHL) STL - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$220 - $550

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Bus  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Philadelphia, Pa 1682 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De 3013 / ...

$96 - $234

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Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) STL - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$208 - $474

Fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Newark (EWR) STL - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$178 - $518

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Baltimore (BWI) STL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$216 - $584

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) STL - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$220 - $624

Train via Washington Union Station  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$231 - $668

Train  •  32 h

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station Cardinal

$181 - $528

Drive  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Wilmington 883.8 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Delaware is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Delaware is to fly and train which costs $220 - $550 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Delaware. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Wilmington, De via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St. Louis station to Delaware station. However, there are services departing from St. Louis Gateway Station and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 43 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Delaware is 802 miles. The road distance is 883.8 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Delaware without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 5 min and costs $95 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from St. Louis to Delaware, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Delaware is to bus which takes 22 h 5 min and costs $95 - $240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $230 - $700 and takes 25 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Delaware.
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  • Distance: 802.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from St. Louis to Wilmington via Philadelphia, Pa in around 22 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from St. Louis to Wilmington via Chicago Union Station and Washington Union Station in around 25 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$60 - $110
Business Class
$80 - $200
First Class
$190 - $280
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Seat
$50 - $85
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
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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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St. Louis to Delaware bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wilmington, De station.

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Delaware is 1 h ahead of St. Louis. It is currently 2:46 AM in St. Louis and 3:46 AM in Delaware.

St. Louis to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis to Delaware is 884 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 50 min to drive from St. Louis to Delaware.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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Book your St. Louis to Delaware bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Delaware. Prices start at $75 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 $3.

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