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There are 7 ways to get from St Louis to Elma by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly to Buffalo

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Buffalo (BUF)

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Bus via Chicago

  1. Take the bus from St Louis to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

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Fly to Rochester, bus

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Rochester (ROC)
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo, NY

Fly to Toronto, shuttle

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Toronto (YYZ)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport

Train

  1. Take the train from St. Louis to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station

Bus

  1. Take the bus from St Louis to Pittsburgh
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Buffalo, Ny

Drive

  1. Drive from St Louis to Elma

St. Louis (STL) to Buffalo (BUF) flights

The flight time between St. Louis (STL) and Buffalo (BUF) is around 5h 12m and covers a distance of around 677 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 49m. Services are operated by Southwest Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and others. Typically 179 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

179 Weekly Planes
5h 12m Average Duration
$95 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from St Louis to Elma is to bus via Chicago which costs $95 - $140 and takes 18h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from St Louis to Elma is to fly which costs $120 - $270 and takes 5h 9m.

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The distance between St Louis and Elma is 675 miles. The road distance is 751.5 miles.

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The best way to get from St Louis to Elma without a car is to train which takes 17h 1m and costs $130 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from St Louis to Elma, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St Louis to Elma is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs $120 - $270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $190 and takes 17h 1m, you could also bus via Chicago, which costs $95 - $140 and takes 18h 16m.

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There is no direct flight from St. Louis Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Elma is 1h ahead of St Louis. It is currently 7:46 PM in St Louis and 8:46 PM in Elma.

Yes, the driving distance between St Louis to Elma is 752 miles. It takes approximately 12h 32m to drive from St Louis to Elma.

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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Map of how to get from St Louis to Elma.
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  • Distance: 674.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between St Louis, MO, USA and Elma, NY, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from St Louis to Elma hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from St Louis to Elma via Chicago Union Station and Buffalo Depew Station in around 17h 1m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from St. Louis to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from St. Louis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$748
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from St. Louis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from St. Louis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from St. Louis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$748
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Niagara Airbus
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 to Chicago
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Bus from St Louis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $90
Flexible
$95 - $140
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
trailways.com

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