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Cincinnati to St Louis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.00
Shortest Duration8h 30m
Trips per day4
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How much does a bus ticket from Cincinnati to St Louis cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Cincinnati to St Louis were $43.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Cincinnati to St Louis is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $42.07 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Cincinnati to St Louis?

The distance between Cincinnati and St Louis is approximately 307.86 miles, or 495.32 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 9 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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 time to travel by bus from Cincinnati to St Louis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Cincinnati to St Louis by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Cincinnati to St Louis?

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Cincinnati to St Louis, with an average of 4 trips per day and 54 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Cincinnati to St Louis. Of the 4 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Cincinnati to St Louis start at $67.00.

1 carriers offer Cincinnati to St Louis bus trips


Book Greyhound from Cincinnati to St Louis from $39.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Cincinnati to St Louis and you can expect on average to pay $58.27 for a Greyhound ticket to St Louis. In Cincinnati, Greyhound departs to St Louis from Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave, In St Louis, Greyhound arrives at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Cincinnati to St Louis takes 9 hours and 34 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to St Louis in 8 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $59.91 for a weekend trip to St Louis.

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Buses to St Louis depart from one main station in Cincinnati:
  • Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave
Buses from Cincinnati arrive in St Louis at one main station:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St