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There are 10 ways to get from St. Louis to Montana 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 Billings  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Billings (BIL) STL - BIL

$320 - $1,424

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD 502
  3. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Billings, MT 701

$214 - $333

8 alternative options

Fly to Helena  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Helena (HLN) STL - HLN

$372 - $1,628

Fly to Bozeman  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Bozeman (BZN) STL - BZN

$258 - $962

Fly to Kalispell  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Kalispell (FCA) STL - FCA

$352 - $1,538

Fly to Great Falls  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Great Falls (GTF) STL - GTF

$352 - $1,602

Fly to Missoula  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Missoula (MSO) STL - MSO

$322 - $1,402

Train, bus  •  35 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT 933

$278 - $542

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  36 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, MO to Burlington, IA
  2. Take the bus from Burlington, IL to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT 701

$254 - $422

Drive  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Billings 1330.6 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Montana is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 20 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Montana is to fly which costs $370 - $1,700 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Montana. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Billings, MT via Kansas City, MO and Sioux Falls, SD. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 20 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Montana is 1155 miles. The road distance is 1330.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Montana without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 20 min and costs $210 - $340.

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It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from St. Louis to Montana, including transfers.

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St. Louis to Montana 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 Montana is to fly which takes 7 h 39 min and costs $320 - $1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $340 and takes 26 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from St. Louis Airport to Billings Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 4 min and has one stopover.

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St. Louis to Montana bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Billings, MT station.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Montana.
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  • Distance: 1155.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 39 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from St. Louis to Billings hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Louis to Billings via Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, and Sioux Falls, SD in around 26 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from St. Louis to Helena via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Kalispell via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Great Falls via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Billings via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from St. Louis to Missoula via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from St. Louis to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
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 Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from St Louis, MO to Burlington, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, IL to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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Montana is 1 h behind St. Louis. It is currently 4:17 AM in St. Louis and 3:17 AM in Montana.

Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis to Montana is 1331 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 28 min to drive from St. Louis to Montana.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to Billings Airport.

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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 $3.

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