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Columbus to St Louis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$54.00
Shortest Duration7h 45m
Trips per day4
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How much does a bus ticket from Columbus to St Louis cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Columbus to St Louis were $60.60.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Columbus to St Louis is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 22 days out, tickets are on average $81.13 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between Columbus and St Louis is approximately 396.01 miles, or 637.16 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 9 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 45 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 Columbus to St Louis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Columbus to St Louis by bus is usually on Saturday. 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. Wednesday 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.

Greyhound from Columbus to St Louis has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Columbus to St Louis, with an average of 4 trips per day and 44 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Columbus to St Louis. Of the 4 trips there are 4 trips that are direct connections to St Louis.

1 carriers offer Columbus to St Louis bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Columbus to St Louis from $54.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Columbus to St Louis and you can expect on average to pay $85.42 for a Greyhound ticket to St Louis. In Columbus, Greyhound departs to St Louis from Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St, In St Louis, Greyhound arrives at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Columbus to St Louis takes 9 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to St Louis in 7 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $101.82 for a weekend trip to St Louis.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 8m
Avg. Price
$85.42

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Columbus. Most bus trips to St Louis will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St
Bus trips arrive in St Louis at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in St Louis for trips arriving from Columbus:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
  • Lambert Intl Apt Busport