Bus Chicago to St. Louis, MO and return

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Want to travel from Chicago to St. Louis, MO or from St. Louis, MO to Chicago? You can choose between the following operators: Greyhound US or megabus US. They will get you there at an unbeatable price. For just $1.32 you'll reach your destination within 6 hr 0 min. Travel smart!
  Bus Chicago - St. Louis, MO    262 mi
Ø Bus connections2 x
Savings-94%

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
    15 Nov
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.12
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    17 Nov
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.12
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    18 Dec
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.12
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    24 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    25 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    26 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      8:00 PM
      2:00 AM
    1 Nov
    +1
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    14 May
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.42
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    15 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.84
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    24 Oct
    Greyhound US
    from $17.84
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      6:30 PM
      12:15 AM
    22 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.84
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      2:00 PM
      9:05 PM
    7 Nov
    Greyhound US
    from $17.84
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    16 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $18.27
  • Chicago
    St. Louis, MO
      7:40 PM
      2:20 AM
    26 Oct
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $18.27


  Bus St. Louis, MO - Chicago    262 mi
Ø Bus connections2 x
Savings-94%

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
      3:30 AM
      9:15 AM
    18 Dec
    megabus US
    from $1.12
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    30 Nov
    megabus US
    from $4.25
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    19 Dec
    megabus US
    from $5.60
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    23 Oct
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    24 Oct
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    25 Oct
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:25 PM
      8:15 PM
    26 Oct
    megabus US
    from $12.75
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    5 Nov
    Busbud
    from $15.72
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $16.57
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    Busbud
    from $16.57
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    6 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.42
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    25 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.42
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      7:20 PM
      1:45 AM
    18 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $17.42
  • St. Louis, MO
    Chicago
      2:00 PM
      8:00 PM
    26 Dec
    Greyhound US
    from $17.84


Current ticket prices

There's nothing you like more than budget travel? Then taking the bus is just perfect for you. But don't forget: there can be price differences nonetheless! Ticket prices for the route Chicago - St. Louis, MO are currently ranging from $1.32 to $23.00. If you're flexible timewise, we suggest checking different departure times. Sometimes you can save even more money by simply taking a later bus. Another thing to take into consideration is the travel time: while Greyhound US will get you to your destination in only 5 hr 10 min, other companies' buses take up 9 hr 5 min.

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 cheap but it's also environmentally friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, operators have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to free WiFi. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all operators. For instance, free WiFi 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 luggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's operators. Your trip from St. Louis, MO to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Most operators offering bus trips from Chicago to St. Louis, MO, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized luggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

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

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.