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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from St Louis to Jefferson City?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest Train2h 22m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from St Louis to Jefferson City right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from St Louis to Jefferson City?

In the last month, $25.00 was the average price of a train ticket from St Louis, MO to Jefferson City, 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 13 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.82 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between St Louis and Jefferson City is approximately 107 miles, or 172 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 22 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from St Louis to Jefferson City are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Tuesday 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 St Louis at 4:00pm and arrives in Jefferson City around 2 hours later.

Is there a direct train from St Louis to Jefferson City?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Jefferson City 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 Jefferson City to St Louis. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from St Louis to Jefferson City for $34.00.

Which train should you take from St Louis to Jefferson City?

Amtrak Missouri River Runner is the one and only train line which connects St Louis, Missouri to Jefferson City, 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 Missouri River Runner12h 22m$25.29

Where is the train station in St Louis?

There is one train station in St Louis:

  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St

Where is the train station in Jefferson City?

Jefferson City has one train station:

  • 101 Jefferson St

Price trends for trains from St Louis to Jefferson City

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10NovDec

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from St Louis, MO to Jefferson City, MO
5.0
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users 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
4.5
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
Antwaun
5.0
June 14, 2020Couples trip
Pros
The site see.
Cons
Nothing
Tips
No
Aurora
5.0
December 5, 2019Business
Pros
Very comfortable accommodations. Timely departure and earthly arrival. Excellent customer service.
Cons
Nothing

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