Find coach tickets from St Louis to Birmingham
St Louis-Birmingham Coach Timetable
St Louis to Birmingham coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||11h 30m|
|Trips per day||5|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from St Louis to Birmingham right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from St Louis to Birmingham?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £43.94 was the low point for coach fares from St Louis to Birmingham. Coaches from Birmingham to St Louis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £43.94 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 14 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £52.71 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 16 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 401 miles (645 kilometers) from St Louis, MO to Birmingham, AL. However, the fastest coach only takes 11 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Because many passengers travel from St Louis to Birmingham at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave St Louis?
The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from St Louis to Birmingham, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from St Louis to Birmingham every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct coach. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different coach at any point during your trip. Direct coaches also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from St Louis to Birmingham; ticket prices start at £180.47.
What coach companies travel from St Louis to Birmingham?
There is one coach company that operates from St Louis to Birmingham. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
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Where does the coach leave from in St Louis?
St Louis, Missouri has two coach stations with service to Birmingham, Alabama:
- Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
- Lambert Intl Apt Busport
Where does the coach arrive in Birmingham?
All coaches from St Louis arrive at one main station in Birmingham, Alabama:
- Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St
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