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Journey Information

St Louis to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$96.38
Fastest time22h 15m
Trips per day10
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from St Louis to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How much is a bus ticket from St Louis to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $100.18 was the low point for bus fares from St Louis to New York. Buses from New York to St Louis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $100.18 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $107.44 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 24 hours and 58 minutes to cover the 872 miles (1403 kilometers) from St Louis, MO to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 22 hours and 15 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from St Louis to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave St Louis?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from St Louis to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from St Louis to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from St Louis to New York; ticket prices start at $145.83.

What bus companies travel from St Louis to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from St Louis to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound101d 0h 59m$146.13

Book Greyhound from St Louis to New York from $93. There are 10 Greyhound schedules from St Louis to New York and you can expect on average to pay $146 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In St Louis, Greyhound departs to New York from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and 1 other station. In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 1 other station. An average trip on Greyhound from St Louis to New York takes 24 hours and 59 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 22 hours and 15 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 11 trips per day and you could expect to pay $151 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

Where does the bus leave from in St Louis?

St Louis, Missouri has two bus stations with service to New York, New York:

  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
  • Lambert Intl Apt Busport

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

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