The distance between St Louis to Detroit is 454.82 miles or 731.77 km. A train trip from St Louis to Detroit typically takes 13 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 53 minutes to get from St Louis to Detroit.
Going from St Louis to Detroit by train takes over 13 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 Detroit 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Detroit. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Detroit route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Detroit, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Detroit, 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 Detroit, which start at $59.00.
Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Detroit start from $56.00, and on average cost $77.82. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Detroit. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Detroit trains arrive at 11 W Baltimore Ave,
From St Louis to Detroit train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 53 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $85.97 for a one-way train ticket to Detroit.