There are 9 ways to get from St. Louis to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, tram, 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.

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Fly to Newark  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Newark (EWR) STL - EWR

$144 - $436

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Bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Newark, Nj 1612 / ...

$90 - $230

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) STL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$150 - $366

Fly to Philadelphia, line 36 tram, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Philadelphia (PHL) STL - PHL
  2. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$192 - $442

Fly to New York JFK  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to New York JFK (JFK) STL - JFK

$164 - $376

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Baltimore (BWI) STL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$218 - $568

Train via New York Penn Station  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$216 - $628

Train  •  33 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Cardinal

$191 - $558

Drive  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Newark 947.3 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to New Jersey is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to New Jersey is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and New Jersey is 854 miles. The road distance is 947.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from St. Louis to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St. Louis station to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 12 min.

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United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to Newark Airport.

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St. Louis to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 853.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from St. Louis to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from St. Louis to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $230 and the journey takes 23 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Baltimore via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230

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