Airports in St Louis

St Louis Lambert International Airport (STL)


Situated 10 miles (17km) northwest of central St Louis, Lambert-St Louis International Airport is the busiest airport in Missouri, serving roughly 12.3 million passengers each year. Named for Albert Bond Lambert, an Olympic medalist and manufacturer of Listerine, the airport is affectionately known as simply 'Lamberts'.

Flights to Lambert-St Louis International Airport come from nearly 100 destinations, most of which are within the US, but some international flights are available.

The airport is attractive, with futuristic LED lighting in Terminal 1 and many new facilities. There are also exhibitions by local artists in some of the concourses.


The airport is situated 10 miles (16km) northwest of St Louis.

Getting to the city

The Metrolink light rail system departs from both terminals to the city centre several times a day. Shared van services provide transport to city centre hotels, and airport taxis are also available from both terminals.


GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).


Airport information: +1 314 426 8000.

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St Louis International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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