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, MO. 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.

United. 800/241–6522.

US Airways. 800/428–4322.

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

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

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

By Car

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 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.