Cheap train tickets from St Louis to Denver


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How much are train tickets from St Louis to Denver?

Lowest Price$164.56
Fastest25h 35m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from St Louis to Denver?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from St Louis to Denver 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 St Louis to Denver was $202.93. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $87.85 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 ride from St Louis to Denver?

The distance between St Louis and Denver is approximately 795.40 miles, or 1279.75 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 31 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 35 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from St Louis to Denver?

On Wednesday trains from St Louis to Denver 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from St Louis to Denver?

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Denver. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Denver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Denver, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Denver, 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 St Louis to Denver, which start at $88.20.

One train company connects St Louis to Denver


Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Denver start from $164.56, and on average cost $221.87. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Denver. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station and one other train station.

From St Louis to Denver train travel on Amtrak takes 31 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 25 hours and 35 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $226.24 for a one-way train ticket to Denver.

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There is one train station from which trains depart St Louis on their way to Denver:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
There are 2 different stations where trains from St Louis arrive in Denver. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Denver:
  • Union Station
  • Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St