Air Travel

Lambert–St. Louis International Airport (STL). Lambert–St. Louis International Airport (STL), 10 miles northwest of downtown on I–70, has scheduled flights on most major domestic and foreign carriers. 10701 Lambert International Blvd., St. Louis, Missouri. 314/426–8000.

Some sample flying times are: from New York (3 hours), Los Angeles (3½ hours, London (8½ hours).


America West. 800/235–9292.

American. 800/433–7300.

Continental. 800/525–0280.

Delta. 800/221–1212.

Northwest. 800/225–2525.

Southwest. 800/435–9792.

US Airways. 800/428–4322.

United. 800/241–6522.

From the U.K.

American. 0345/789–789.

British Airways. 0345/222–111.

Delta. 0800/414–767.

United. 0800/888–555.

Virgin Atlantic. 01293/747–747.

Transfers Between the Airport & Town

By Bus

Bi-State bus. The Bi-State bus goes to various downtown stops. 314/231–2345.

Airport Express shuttle vans. Airport Express shuttle vans go to downtown hotels. 314/429–4950.


It's about a 20-minute drive from the airport to downtown St. Louis. Get on I-170 heading south and follow the signs for I-70 heading east to St. Louis.

By Light Rail

MetroLink. MetroLink will take you to several downtown stops. 314/231–2345.

By Taxi

A taxi ride from the airport to downtown St. Louis costs about $22.

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