There are 3 ways to get from St. Louis to Springfield Station by train, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$29 - $65

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis to Springfield Station 97.8 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Decatur (DEC) STL - DEC
  2. Take a taxi from Decatur to Springfield Station

$222 - $622

What companies run services between St. Louis, MO, USA and Springfield Station, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis to Springfield Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from St. Louis to Decatur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Other operators
Taxi from Decatur to Springfield Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Louis and Springfield Station is 139 km. The road distance is 156 km.

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis to Springfield Station is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from St. Louis to Springfield Station is to drive which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $9 - $14.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak and arriving at Springfield Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

The train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak takes 1 h 54 min including transfers and departs every four hours.