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

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Joliet Union Station Lincoln Service / ...

$45 - $120

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Woodridge, IL Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH

$52 - $88

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station 259.7 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) STL - MDW
  2. Take the train from LaSalle Street to Joliet

$126 - $310

Fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) STL - ORD
  2. Take the train from LaSalle Street to Joliet

$92 - $252

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Joliet Union Station is 231 miles. The road distance is 259.7 miles.

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The train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Joliet Union Station takes 4 h 39 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station station. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Joliet Union Station via Champaign - Illinois Terminal and Janes Ave & 75th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak station and arriving at Joliet Union Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Joliet Union Station, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Louis to Joliet Union Station via Champaign, Il, Champaign - Illinois Terminal, Woodridge, IL, and Janes Ave & 75th St in around 8 h 37 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Joliet Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from LaSalle Street to Joliet
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Woodridge, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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