Cheap train tickets from St Louis to St Paul


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How much are train tickets from St Louis to St Paul?

Lowest Price$81.00
Fastest15h 23m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from St Louis to St Paul?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from St Louis to Saint Paul 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 St Louis to Saint Paul was $107.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 5 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $46.42 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 ride from St Louis to St Paul?

The distance between St Louis and St Paul is approximately 461.98 miles, or 743.29 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 17 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 23 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from St Louis to St Paul?

On Tuesday trains from St Louis to Saint Paul 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.

Amtrak has the most connections between St Louis to St Paul

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Saint Paul. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Saint Paul route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Saint Paul, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Saint Paul, 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 St Paul, which start at $70.00.

One train company connects St Louis to Saint Paul


Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to St Paul start from $81.00, and on average cost $124.48. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Saint Paul. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Saint Paul trains arrive at Union Depot and one other train station.

From St Louis to St Paul train travel on Amtrak takes 17 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Saint Paul faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 23 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $131.89 for a one-way train ticket to Saint Paul.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart St Louis on their way to Saint Paul. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in St Louis are:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Saint Paul. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Saint Paul:
  • Union Depot
  • Minn/St Paul Apt - 4300 Glumack Dr