The distance between St Louis to Houston is 680.23 miles or 1094.44 km. A train trip from St Louis to Houston typically takes 24 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Houston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 17 hours and 20 minutes to get from St Louis to Houston.
Going from St Louis to Houston by train takes over 24 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 Saturday trains from St Louis to Houston 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 Houston. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Houston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Houston, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Houston, 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 Houston, which start at $105.00.
Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Houston start from $100.00, and on average cost $123.87. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Houston. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Houston trains arrive at 902 Washington Ave,
From St Louis to Houston train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Houston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 17 hours and 20 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $128.08 for a one-way train ticket to Houston.