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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles International to St Louis in 2019

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Flight information Los Angeles International to St Louis

Cheapest roundtrip price last month

$181

Non-stop airlines

3

Flights per week

34

Average flight time, total distance 1590 miles

3h 20min

Most popular airline last month

Southwest Airlines

St Louis

1 airport

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St. Louis Hotels

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in St Louis: St Louis.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Los Angeles International to St Louis is $181. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
3h 20min is the average flight time from Los Angeles International to St Louis.
There are 3 airlines who fly non-stop from Los Angeles International to St Louis.
There are 34 flights per week flying from Los Angeles International to St Louis, as of August.

Fly from Los Angeles International Airport to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Nicknamed the “Gateway to the West,” St. Louis, Missouri, is a popular vacation and business destination in the Midwest. Whatever your reason for traveling from Los Angeles to St. Louis, you have many flight options at your disposal.

Direct flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) last just under four hours. Alaska and American Airlines both offer nonstop flights to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL).

Several airlines, including United, fly from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) with connections.

Facilities at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) is comprised of two terminals, both of which contain restaurants, shops and ATMs. Terminal 1 is home to an interfaith chapel and the James S. McDonnell USO, both open 24/7. The airport added 11 new destinations in 2016, all serviced by Southwest.

Passengers flying from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) have several options upon arrival. To access the rental car counters, head to the lower level of Terminal 1. It takes about 15 minutes to drive from STL to downtown via the Mark Twain Expressway. To reach Greater St. Louis at a budget-friendly price, opt for a ride on the MetroLink light rail. The Red Line picks up passengers at both STL terminals, with service every 20 minutes. A two-hour MetroLink pass costs $4 and can be purchased in advance or at the airport.

Things to Do Near Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

St. Louis contains plentiful green spaces, making the city a prime destination for outdoor enthusiasts. You can tour the Missouri Botanical Gardens or take in local culture at nearby Forest Park. The expansive, 1,371-acre urban park is considered the “Heart of St. Louis.” The Missouri History Museum, the St. Louis Science Center and the St. Louis Zoo are all located in Forest Park.

The most famous building in St. Louis is its Gateway Arch, a 630-foot steel monument. Visitors reach the top of the Arch via a 4-minute enclosed gondola ride. Once in the observation area, you're treated to sweeping views of St. Louis, the Mississippi River and southeastern Illinois.

Hints and Tips for Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Archaeology buffs traveling to the St. Louis area should take a day trip across the Mississippi to Cahokia. Located 21 miles from STL, Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is home to the Northern Hemisphere's tallest earthen mound. Visitors can learn more about Cahokia's former inhabitants at the Interpretive Center or make the trek up Monk's Mound.

If traveling from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) in the spring, prepare for rain. April and May are the wettest months in St. Louis. The warm season in St. Louis begins in late May and typically runs through September. High temperatures during the summer months average in the mid-80s on the Fahrenheit scale. In the winter, lows regularly dip down into the 20s.

While St. Louis is famous for its barbecue, you can also find Mexican food, seafood, Italian food, and much more in the city’s restaurants. You can expect that dinner for two in a mid-range restaurant will run about $50.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.