Cheap train tickets from St Louis to Milwaukee


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How much are train tickets from St Louis to Milwaukee?

Lowest Price$40.00
Fastest7h 38m
Daily Schedules8
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How much does a train ticket from St Louis to Milwaukee cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from St Louis to Milwaukee were $63.20.

The best way to find cheap deals on train tickets from St Louis to Milwaukee is by booking earlier as most train companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 8 days out, tickets are on average $11.20 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the train ride from St Louis to Milwaukee?

The distance between St Louis and Milwaukee is approximately 327.70 miles, or 527.25 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 38 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 Milwaukee?

On Tuesday trains from St Louis to Milwaukee 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between St Louis to Milwaukee

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Milwaukee. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Milwaukee route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Milwaukee, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Milwaukee, 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 Milwaukee, which start at $25.00.

One train company connects St Louis to Milwaukee


Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Milwaukee start from $40.00, and on average cost $67.99. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Milwaukee. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Milwaukee trains arrive at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and one other train station.

From St Louis to Milwaukee train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Milwaukee faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 38 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $66.70 for a one-way train ticket to Milwaukee.

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There is one train station from which trains depart St Louis on their way to Milwaukee. 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 Milwaukee. 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 Milwaukee:
  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave
  • Airport - 5601 S 6th St