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

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

Bus, shuttle  •  8 h 10 min

$87 - $146

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  9 h 20 min

$207 - $352

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. 371.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Manhattan  •  6 h 47 min

  1. STL - MHK

$291 - $1,237

Fly to Kansas City  •  6 h 15 min

  1. STL - MCI

$232 - $427

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from St. Louis to Manhattan hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Manhattan via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from St. Louis to Manhattan via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to Manhattan via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Topeka Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Topeka, KS to Manhattan, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Topeka Amtrak to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Louis and Manhattan is 555 km. The road distance is 594 km.

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Manhattan is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Manhattan is to drive which takes 6 h 4 min and costs $35 - $55.

It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to get from St. Louis to Manhattan, including transfers.