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Buses from Grand Prairie to St Louis

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Grand Prairie - St Louis Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Grand Prairie to St Louis. Traveling by bus from Grand Prairie to St Louis usually takes around 16 hours and 22 minutes, but the fastest Megabus bus can make the trip in 16 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance557 mi (896 km)
Shortest duration16h 15m
Cheapest price$59.00
Most frequent serviceMegabus
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What bus companies travel from Grand Prairie to St Louis?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Grand Prairie to St Louis. Megabus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus216h 23m$70.16
  • Megabus

    Megabus

    Megabus is one of the leading bus companies in North America, with many popular routes in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Megabus tickets can be purchased for as low as $1 if you book in advance. Travelers enjoy Megabus’ unique double decker buses, which feature amenities such as air conditioning, digital entertainment, free WiFi, and power outlets at each seat. Megabus is an affordable, reliable option for travel between Grand Prairie and St Louis.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Grand Prairie to St Louis during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Grand Prairie to St Louis?

The bus takes an average of 16 hours and 22 minutes to cover the 557 miles from Grand Prairie to St Louis. However, the fastest bus only takes 16 hours and 15 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Grand Prairie?

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Grand Prairie to St Louis, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Grand Prairie to St Louis. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

City Information

St Louis

St. Louis, MO - STL-0

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St. Louis, MO - STL-1

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St. Louis is one of several major cities in the state of Missouri and it is uniquely located near the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. The city is usually recognized by its most distinctive feature, the Gateway Arch, thanks to which it is the only city in the United States that has a national park in the heart of its downtown district. The Arch is a must-see attraction and you can even take a tram to the top for some incredible views of the St. Louis skyline.

Some of the other truly unique attractions you can visit while you’re in town include the Miniature Museum of Greater St. Louis where you can check out an incredible collection of dolls, dollhouses and vignettes, and the City Museum where you can ride down a 10-story spiral slide (yup, you read that right.) For a great outdoor experience, stop by the gorgeous Missouri Botanical Garden, and then take a stroll through Citygarden where you will find various quirky statues and installations worthy of being featured in your Instagram feed.

Ale enthusiasts would be excited to know that St. Louis is one of the best craft beer cities in the U.S. as well as one of the cheapest drinking cities. That means your party budget could take you a long way. Unsurprisingly, the city is also among the best spring break destinations on a budget.

The main bus and train station in St. Louis, Gateway Station, is located right in the center of downtown, not far from the Gateway Arch, which makes coming in and out of the city a breeze.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Grand Prairie?

Main departure station: 710 Davis St

Most buses depart from the main station in Grand Prairie.

All bus stations in Grand Prairie:

  • 710 Davis St

Where does the bus arrive in St Louis?

Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St - STLAMT-0

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Main arrival station: Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St

Gateway Station opened in 2008 to consolidate St Louis’ transportation services into one central hub. The station’s award-winning design includes a pedestrian walkway with expansive colored glass windows overlooking the train tracks. Perfectly located in the heart of downtown St Louis, the station is surrounded by bars, restaurants, and hotels and is just a few blocks from Busch Stadium and the iconic Gateway Arch. Amenities inside the station include free Wifi, a food court, and a lounge for Amtrak’s First Class passengers. Gateway Station is a major stop for intercity bus service, several Amtrak train lines, and the city’s MetroLink which can connect you with the St Louis Lambert International Airport in just 30 minutes.

All bus stations in St Louis:

  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St

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