Cheap train tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis

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How much are train tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis?

Lowest Price$62.19
Fastest8h 45m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Indianapolis to St Louis was $83.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.89 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Indianapolis to St Louis? What is the distance between Indianapolis to St Louis?

The distance between Indianapolis to St Louis is 230.42 miles or 370.73 km. A train trip from Indianapolis to St Louis typically takes 12 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 45 minutes to get from Indianapolis to St Louis.

Going from Indianapolis to St Louis by train takes over 12 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Indianapolis to St Louis are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Indianapolis to St Louis

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to St Louis. One train carrier operates regular service on the Indianapolis to St Louis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Indianapolis to St Louis, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Indianapolis to St Louis, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis, which start at $34.40.

One train company connects Indianapolis to St Louis

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Indianapolis to St Louis start from $62.19, and on average cost $86.79. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to St Louis. Amtrak in Indianapolis leaves from 350 S Illinois St, And in St Louis trains arrive at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,

From Indianapolis to St Louis train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 45 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $90.29 for a one-way train ticket to St Louis.

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Avg. Time
12h 4m
Avg. Price
$86.79

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Indianapolis on their way to St Louis. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Indianapolis are:
  • 350 S Illinois St
There is one train station where trains arrive in St Louis from Indianapolis. These are the busiest arriving stations in St Louis:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St