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

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Train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Malvern Amtrak Texas Eagle

$98 - $215

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Memphis, Tn 1138
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Malvern, Ar 1511 / ...

$91 - $179

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Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Hot Springs 456.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Little Rock, bus, taxi  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Little Rock (LIT) STL - LIT
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Malvern, Ar
  3. Take a taxi from Malvern, Ar to Hot Springs

$264 - $1,078

Fly to Jonesboro, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Jonesboro (JBR) STL - JBR
  2. Take the bus from Jonesboro, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
  3. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Malvern, Ar

$178 - $374

Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Louis and Hot Springs is 328 miles. The road distance is 456.8 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Hot Springs without a car is to train which takes 8 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to get from St. Louis to Hot Springs, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Hot Springs is to train which takes 8 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Little Rock Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis to Hot Springs is 457 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to drive from St. Louis to Hot Springs.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from St. Louis Airport to Little Rock Airport.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Hot Springs. Prices start at $69 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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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Hot Springs.
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  • Distance: 327.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 29 min

What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Hot Springs, AR, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Hot Springs once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 8 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Louis to Hot Springs via Memphis, Tn and Malvern, Ar in around 11 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from St. Louis to Jonesboro
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
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 Malvern Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
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 Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Malvern, Ar
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Malvern, Ar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Jonesboro, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from Malvern, Ar to Hot Springs
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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