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Travel from New York to St. Louis

Orbitz.com can help you book your next trip from New York to St. Louis. One of the best features of the New York City area is the availability of multiple airport options to get you on your way. St. Louis, Missouri, is a cosmopolitan southern city on the Mississippi River, with a distinct French flair. As you fly into the city, you will be greeted by a memorable view of the Gateway Arch, one of the city's most identifiable features.

Departing from New York

New York City has three airports that serve travelers in the area. LaGuardia Airport, located in the borough of Queens, is approximately 25 minutes from downtown Manhattan by car. American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta Connection offer nonstop flights from LaGuardia to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. Getting to LaGuardia Airport from anywhere in downtown New York is relatively easy. Hail a metered yellow taxi on any street corner in the downtown area. The ride will cost between $35 and $50, depending on traffic and your starting point. The city bus also goes to the airport at a cost of $2.25 per adult for the regular bus and $5 for the express bus. If you choose to drive to the airport, long-term parking is available at a rate of $33 per day. While LaGuardia Airport is not particularly modernized, it does offer options for you to grab a bite to eat before a flight, such as at Dunkin' Donuts or Five Guys.

John F. Kennedy International Airport, also located in Queens, is approximately 12 miles from lower Manhattan. Only Delta Connection offers nonstop flights from this airport to St. Louis, but it is easy to arrange a connecting flight to St. Louis going through Washington D.C., Atlanta, Pittsburgh or Philadelphia. JFK Airport can easily be reached by taxi, bus, subway and AirTrain monorail service. Parking at the airport costs $33 a day at the closest airport lots and $18 a day at the long-term economy lots located approximately 4 miles from the terminals.

Flying out of Newark Liberty International Airport is also a viable option for travelers. This airport is located in Northern New Jersey, approximately 45 minutes by car from downtown New York. Southwest Airlines and United Express offer nonstop flights from Newark to St. Louis. Taxi, bus, train and AirTrain monorail service are available to get you to the airport. Airport parking costs $33 per day or $18 at the long-term economy lots. Many dining options are available while you wait for your flight, including Subway and Starbucks.

Arriving in St. Louis

St. Louis, known as the Gateway City, is a fun travel destination for people of all ages, offering a wide array of local attractions and family-friendly activities. The city has three major neighborhoods. The Hill is known for its old world charm and outstanding Italian restaurants. Soulard is a French neighborhood that is famous for its Soulard Market and Bastille Day and Mardi Gras celebrations. The Central West End is the chic neighborhood, featuring trendy shops, art galleries and cozy sidewalk cafes.

Enjoying the St. Louis Area

Visitors to St. Louis arrive at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, located approximately 10 miles northwest of downtown St. Louis. Upon arrival, you can take MetroLink's Red Line train from Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 directly to downtown St. Louis. One-ride and all-day tickets can be purchased from vending machines. MetroBus service is also available from a stop next to the intermediate parking lot that is accessible from Terminal 1. Metered taxis, limos and shuttles are available at the airport, and travelers also have the option to rent a car from Avis, Alamo, Budget, Enterprise, National, Hertz or Thrifty.

The St. Louis area enjoys four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and humid, with average temperatures in the 90s. Spring is wet and can experience severe weather in the form of thunderstorms and tornadoes. Fall is typically mild, with the first snowfall often arriving in November. Winter can be cold and snowy, with temperatures regularly dropping below freezing. Summer and fall are usually the ideal seasons for visiting St. Louis.

St. Louis is a hotspot for music and the performing arts and is the home of the Saint Louis Symphony, the second-oldest symphony orchestra in the United States. The city is famous for blues, jazz and ragtime. Architecture buffs can enjoy the city's significant 19th-century buildings, including the Emmanuel DeHodiamont House, the Chatillon-DeMenil House, the Campbell House and the Wainwright Building. The Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Cathedral of St. Louis are also popular attractions.

No Hassle Travel from New York to St. Louis

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of New York City and spend some time enjoying the old-world charm of St. Louis. Orbitz.com can help you plan a memorable trip from New York to St Louis. Finding cheap airfare, discounts on rental cars and low-price admission to area attractions are Orbitz.com's specialties.

Flights from New York to St. Louis - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from New York to St. Louis now?

Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from New York to St. Louis.

Are there non-stop flights from New York to St. Louis?

Start packing your bags, because there are a couple of airlines that offer direct flights from New York, NY Airport (LGA-LaGuardia) to Lambert Field. Check out the deals with Delta and American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from New York to St. Louis?

From New York, the exciting sights and sounds of St. Louis are at least 3 hours and 19 minutes away. Book your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with a little more legroom, and travel to your destination in total comfort.

What airlines fly from New York to St. Louis most frequently?

Look up Delta (DL). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Lambert Field. It operates 69 services on this route each month and is popular with passengers. American Airlines (AA) will also get you to your destination in style and comfort. Offering 21 flights every month between New York and St. Louis, it's another quality airline to look into.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to St. Louis?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to St. Louis have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to St. Louis with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to St. Louis without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

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