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Walnut Ridge - St Louis Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Walnut Ridge to St Louis. Traveling by train from Walnut Ridge to St Louis usually takes around 5 hours and 43 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance182 mi (292 km)
Fastest train5h 43m
Lowest price$22.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Texas Eagle
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Walnut Ridge to St Louis?

In the last month, $22.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Walnut Ridge, AR to St Louis, MO. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $27.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Walnut Ridge to St Louis by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $22 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Walnut Ridge to St Louis in May, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $45 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Which train should you take from Walnut Ridge to St Louis?

Amtrak Texas Eagle is the one and only train line which connects Walnut Ridge, Arkansas to St Louis, Missouri. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Texas Eagle15h 43m$35.75

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Walnut Ridge to St Louis during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

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 train journey from Walnut Ridge to St Louis?

The distance between Walnut Ridge and St Louis is approximately 182 miles, or 292 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 43 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Walnut Ridge to St Louis are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Walnut Ridge at 1:00am and arrives in St Louis around 5 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Walnut Ridge to St Louis?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to St Louis with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from St Louis to Walnut Ridge.

City Information

St Louis

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 is the train station in Walnut Ridge?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Walnut Ridge.

Where is the train station in St Louis?

Arrival stations

St Louis has one train station.

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