There are 7 ways to get from St. Louis to New York 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.

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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) STL - LGA

$147 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to New York, Ny 1682 / ...

$90 - $240

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Fly to Newark  •  4 h 56 min

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

$146 - $443

Fly to New York JFK  •  6 h 59 min

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

$161 - $373

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Philadelphia (PHL) STL - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$244 - $609

Train  •  26 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 New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$171 - $498

Drive  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to New York 958.6 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to New York is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to New York is to fly which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $140 - $370.

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The distance between St. Louis and New York is 1404 km. The road distance is 1534 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from St. Louis to New York, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St. Louis to New York. However, there are services departing from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 33 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from St. Louis to New York hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from St. Louis to New York hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $240 and the journey takes 22 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
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 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 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
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from St. Louis to New York JFK via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Louis, Mo to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240

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