There are 7 ways to get from St. Louis to Portland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Portland  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Portland (PWM) STL - PWM

$202 - $952

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Bus  •  30 h 5 min

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

$127 - $312

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Fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Boston (BOS) STL - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$172 - $490

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Manchester (MHT) STL - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$266 - $598

Bus via Boston, Ma  •  29 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$131 - $339

Train, bus  •  30 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$197 - $558

Drive  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Portland 1287.5 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Portland is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Portland is to fly which costs $200 - $950 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis to Portland. However, there are services departing from St Louis, Mo and arriving at Portland, Me via New York, Ny and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 47 min.

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The distance between St. Louis and Portland is 1098 miles. The road distance is 1287.5 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Louis to Portland without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 47 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from St. Louis to Portland, including transfers.

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St. Louis to Portland 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 Portland is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs $200 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $340 and takes 29 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from St. Louis Airport to Portland Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 29 min and has one stopover.

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St. Louis to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Portland, Me station.

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Map of how to get from St. Louis to Portland.
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  • Distance: 1097.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from St. Louis to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Louis to Portland via New York, Ny and Boston, Ma in around 29 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
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 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 Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from New York, NY to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.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 Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Portland is 1 h ahead of St. Louis. It is currently 4:07 AM in St. Louis and 5:07 AM in Portland.

Yes, the driving distance between St. Louis to Portland is 1287 miles. It takes approximately 21 h 35 min to drive from St. Louis to Portland.

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

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Book your St. Louis to Portland bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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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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