The distance between St Louis to Wilmington is 788.42 miles or 1268.52 km. A train trip from St Louis to Wilmington typically takes 33 hours, If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 31 hours and 56 minutes to get from St Louis to Wilmington.
Going from St Louis to Wilmington by train takes over 33 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 Thursday trains from St Louis to Wilmington 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Wilmington. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Wilmington route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Wilmington, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Wilmington, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from St Louis to Wilmington, which start at $195.00.
Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Wilmington start from $134.00, and on average cost $193.38. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Wilmington. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Wilmington trains arrive at Amtrak Station - 100 French St,
From St Louis to Wilmington train travel on Amtrak takes 33 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 32 hours and 0 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Wilmington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $225.33 for a one-way weekend reservation from St Louis.