There are 5 ways to get from St. Louis to Little Rock 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Little Rock (LIT) STL - LIT

$216 - $1,006

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Louis, MO to Little Rock, AR

$40 - $55

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$55 - $150

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 31 min

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

$52 - $124

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Little Rock 404.6 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Little Rock, AR, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from St. Louis to Little Rock twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Little Rock once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Louis and Little Rock is 470 km. The road distance is 647 km.

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Little Rock is to bus which costs $40 - $55 and takes 9 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Little Rock is to fly which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $210 - $1,100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak and arriving at Little Rock Union Station Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St. Louis, MO and arriving at Little Rock, AR. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from St. Louis to Little Rock, including transfers.