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.
US Airways. 800/428–4322.
From the U.K.
British Airways. 0345/222–111.
Virgin Atlantic. 01293/747–747.
Transfers Between the Airport & Town
The Bi-State bus goes to various downtown stops. 314/231–2345.
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 will take you to several downtown stops. 314/231–2345.
A taxi ride from the airport to downtown St. Louis costs about $22.