Bus Station in St Louis

Gateway Transportation Center

Train Station in Kansas City

Union Station

Amtrak has two daily Missouri River Runner trains to St Louis (from $30, 5½ hours). The Southwest Chief stops here on its daily runs between Chicago and LA.
Airport in St Louis

Lambert-St Louis International Airport

This, the largest Great Plains airport, is 12 miles northwest of Downtown and is connected by the light-rail MetroLink ($4), taxi (about $40), and Go Best Express shuttles, which can drop you off in the main areas o…
Taxi in St Louis

St Louis County Cabs

Call, text or book online.
Airport in Kansas City

Kansas City International Airport

KC International Airport is a confusing array of circular terminals 16 miles northwest of downtown. It has good domestic service. A taxi to downtown/Plaza costs about $40/45. Or take the cheaper Super Shuttle.
Bus in St Louis

Go Best Express

Bus in Kansas City

Super Shuttle

Bus in Kansas City


Sends buses daily to St Louis ($28, 4½ hours) and Denver ($106, 11½ hours) from the station poorly located east of downtown.
Bus in Kansas City

Jefferson Lines

Heads to Omaha ($45, three to five hours), Des Moines ($50, 3½ hours), and Oklahoma City ($77, eight hours) via Tulsa.
Bus in Kansas City


Serves St Louis and Chicago for as low as $5.