Cheap Kansas City to St Louis  train tickets

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How much are Kansas City to St Louis train tickets?

Lowest Price$36.00
Fastest5h 40m
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Overall score for Kansas City to St Louis
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Amtrak Missouri River Runner
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Missouri River Runner report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
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Alma Sue
5.0
June 19, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The view and how they kept us updated on everything.
Cons
Every thing was great
Tips
Just sit back and enjoy the ride.

How to find cheap train tickets from Kansas City to St Louis ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Kansas City to St Louis is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Kansas City to St Louis was $36.00. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Kansas City to St Louis ? How far is Kansas City to St Louis ?

The distance between Kansas City to St Louis is 237.96 miles or 382.86 km. A train trip from Kansas City to St Louis typically takes 5 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Missouri River Runner. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 40 minutes to get from Kansas City to St Louis.

Going from Kansas City to St Louis by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Kansas City to St Louis are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Missouri River Runner has the most connections between Kansas City to St Louis

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to St Louis. On the route to St Louis 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Missouri River Runner offers the most scheduled departures between Kansas City to St Louis, usually offering 2 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to St Louis, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Kansas City to St Louis, which start at $23.00.

Kansas City to St Louis is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Kansas City to St Louis start from $36.00, and on average cost $36.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to St Louis. Amtrak in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in St Louis trains arrive at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,

From Kansas City to St Louis train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 40 minutes.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 53m
Avg. Price
$36.00

Amtrak Missouri River Runner

Amtrak Missouri River Runner train tickets from Kansas City to St Louis start from $36.00, and on average cost $41.80. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Missouri River Runner schedules to St Louis. Amtrak Missouri River Runner in Kansas City leaves from Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd, And in St Louis trains arrive at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,

From Kansas City to St Louis train travel on Amtrak Missouri River Runner takes 5 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, Amtrak Missouri River Runner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 40 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Missouri River Runner offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $49.64 for a one-way train ticket to St Louis.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 41m
Avg. Price
$41.80

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Kansas City on their way to St Louis. The busiest departure station in Kansas City serving this route is Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd.
  • Union Station - 30 W Pershing Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in St Louis from Kansas City., The busiest departure station in Kansas City serving this route is Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St.
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St