Bus Chicago to St. Louis, MO and return

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You can get a bus ticket from Chicago to St. Louis, MO or from St. Louis, MO to Chicago for only $5.00. Busbud, Greyhound US, megabus US and offer affordable and convenient intercity buses between these two cities, allowing travellers to get more bang for their buck without compromising comfort. This route's fastest travel time starts at 5 hr 10 min . The choice is yours: Just click "Find Now" and see all available departure times!
  Bus Chicago - St. Louis, MO    262 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-74%

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to St. Louis, MO

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    24 Jul
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    21 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    1 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    5 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    17 Jul
    +1
    megabus US
    from $8.97
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    17 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $16.59
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    17 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $16.59
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    4 Jul
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    4 Jul
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    1 Aug
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    1 Aug
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    21 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    24 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49


  Bus St. Louis, MO - Chicago    262 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-74%

The cheapest bus routes from St. Louis, MO to Chicago

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    21 Aug
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    22 Aug
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    23 Aug
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    26 Jul
    megabus US
    from $4.48
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    24 Jun
    megabus US
    from $13.45
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    26 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    28 Jun
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    26 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    28 Jun
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      4:00 AM
      10:10 AM
    4 Jul
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      4:00 AM
      10:10 AM
    4 Jul
    Greyhound US
    from $17.04
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    21 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.49


Current ticket prices

You'd consider yourself a low-budget tourist? Then you should definitely take the bus. Tickets for a trip from Chicago to St. Louis, MO are generally inexpensive, especially so if you book in advance. To get even more bang for your buck, you should make sure to compare fares since they are not always the same. Sometimes, you can save some dollars on top simply by taking an earlier bus. What's also good to look at before booking a trip are traveling times: opt for the fastest bus to reach your destination in no time at all.

Bus stops in Chicago and St. Louis, MO

  Stations
W Van Buren St 498, 60606 Chicago (USA)
West Harrison Street 630-670, 60607 Chicago (USA)
  Stations
S 15th St 430, 63103 St. Louis, MO (USA)
S 15th St 430, 63103 St. Louis, MO (USA)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also environmentally friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary wireless internet. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all companies. For instance, complimentary wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by Greyhound US. That way you'll be able to snapchat your route while on the road.

A generous baggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from St. Louis, MO to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you embark on your journey. Most companies offering buses from Chicago to St. Louis, MO, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or bulky baggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

Take a look at the exact location of the bus stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current special discounts for your Chicago – St. Louis, MO bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!

Chicago and St. Louis, MO: Useful Info

Chicago
2.70 Million
St. Louis, MO
319,294
Taxi
$4.65
$4.24
Chicago
St. Louis, MO
A cab ride in Chicago is 9% more expensive than in St. Louis, MO.
Local buses
$2.25
$2.50
Chicago
St. Louis, MO
A bus fare in Chicago is 10% cheaper than in St. Louis, MO.
Beer
$5.00
$4.00
Chicago
St. Louis, MO
A large beer in Chicago is 20% more expensive than in St. Louis, MO.
Water
$1.90
$1.82
Chicago
St. Louis, MO
A bottle of water in Chicago is 5% more expensive than in St. Louis, MO.
Meal
$10.74
$13.04
Chicago
St. Louis, MO
A meal in Chicago is 18% cheaper than in St. Louis, MO.