There are 5 ways to get from St. Louis to Marfa by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Midland/Odessa, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) STL - MAF
  2. Take the bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX

$280 - $1,150

Cheapest option

Train  •  39 h 12 min

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

$231 - $587

3 alternative options

Fly to El Paso, train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to El Paso (ELP) STL - ELP
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot to Alpine Amtrak

$314 - $1,124

Bus  •  34 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Amarillo, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Kerrville, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Kerrville, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX

Drive  •  19 h 23 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Marfa 1151.6 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Marfa is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Marfa is to fly and bus which costs $280 - $1,200 and takes 10 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Marfa. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Marfa, TX via Amarillo, Tx, Kerrville, Tx and Ft Stockton, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 56 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Marfa is 979 miles. The road distance is 1151.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Marfa without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from St. Louis to Marfa, including transfers.

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St. Louis to Marfa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from St Louis, Mo station.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Marfa is to bus which takes 34 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $230 - $600 and takes 39 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from St. Louis Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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St. Louis to Marfa bus services, operated by All Aboard America, arrive at Marfa, TX station.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Marfa.
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  • Distance: 978.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 31 min

What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Marfa, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from St. Louis to Marfa via Amarillo, Tx, Kerrville, Tx, and Ft Stockton, Tx in around 34 h 56 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Marfa 3 times a week. Tickets cost $180 - $550 and the journey takes 38 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from St. Louis to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
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 El Paso Union Depot to Alpine Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Alpine Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $950
Bus operators
All Aboard America
Website
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
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 Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Kerrville, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Kerrville, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Kerrville to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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