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St Louis to Dallas bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$125.54
Fastest time16h 15m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from St Louis to Dallas 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 Dallas?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $132.74 was the low point for bus fares from St Louis to Dallas. Buses from Dallas to St Louis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $132.74 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 22 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $99.55 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 18 hours and 8 minutes to cover the 548 miles (882 kilometers) from St Louis, MO to Dallas, TX. However, the fastest bus only takes 16 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?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Dallas at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave St Louis?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from St Louis to Dallas, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from St Louis to Dallas every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from St Louis to Dallas; ticket prices start at $110.33.

What bus companies travel from St Louis to Dallas?

There is one bus company that operates from St Louis to Dallas. 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
Greyhound518h 9m$174.44

Book Greyhound from St Louis to Dallas from $126. There are 5 Greyhound schedules from St Louis to Dallas and you can expect on average to pay $174 for a Greyhound ticket to Dallas. In St Louis, Greyhound departs to Dallas from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and 1 other station. In Dallas, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St and no other station. An average trip on Greyhound from St Louis to Dallas takes 18 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Dallas in 16 hours and 15 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $179 for a weekend getaway trip to Dallas.

Where does the bus leave from in St Louis?

St Louis, Missouri has two bus stations with service to Dallas, Texas:

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

Where does the bus arrive in Dallas?

All buses from St Louis arrive at one main station in Dallas, Texas:

  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

Price trends for buses from St Louis to Dallas

Average prices by travel date

$209$139$70MarMar

Monthly average prices

$159$127$95$63$32AMJJASONDJFM

Prices as travel date approaches

$254$203$152$101$513020100

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