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Elk City to St. Louis drive in 1 day

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  Elk City
 Oklahoma City
 Tulsa
 Afton
 Springfield
 Lake of the Ozarks
 Cuba (Missouri)
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV

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Elk City to St. Louis road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Elk City to St. Louis. If you're planning a road trip to St. Louis, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Elk City and St. Louis. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Elk City and St. Louis. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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8:00 am  start in Elk City
drive for about 2 hours

9:46 am  Oklahoma City
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 10:46 am
drive for about 1.5 hours

12:24 pm  Tulsa
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:24 pm
drive for about 1 hour

2:38 pm  Afton
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:38 pm
drive for about 2 hours

5:41 pm  Springfield
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 6:41 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

8:00 pm  Lake of the Ozarks
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 9:00 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

10:39 pm  Cuba (Missouri)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:39 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:06 am (past midnight)  arrive in St. Louis
stay at Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch

driving ≈ 11 hours


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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Elk City, Oklahoma.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.


How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.


Where should I stop along the way?

Oklahoma City  (25 answers)
    Boathouse District  (4 mentions)
    Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum  (3 mentions)
    AT&T Bricktown Ballpark  (2 mentions)
    Science Museum Oklahoma  (2 mentions)
    Stockyards City Main Street  (2 mentions)
    restaurants around Oklahoma City:
        Kitchen No. 324
        Big Truck Tacos
        Waffle Champion
        Cheever's Cafe
        Museum Cafe
    hotels around Oklahoma City:
        The Skirvin Hilton Oklahoma City
    questions about Oklahoma City:
        Breakfast Restaurant in OKC
        What sort of hands-on things can I experience in OKC?
        What's the best neighborhood in Oklahoma City for a first time visitor?

Tulsa  (17 answers)
    Philbrook Museum of Art  (2 mentions)
    questions about Tulsa:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Tulsa?
        Best free things to do in Tulsa?
        Any recommendations for Steakhouses with Cigar Lounges?

Afton

Springfield  (5 answers)

Lake of the Ozarks  (2 mentions)

Cuba (Missouri)


Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Saint Louis, Missouri.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.


Where's the best place to stay in St. Louis?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in St. Louis.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch, which was mentioned 3 times on Trippy.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

The Lemp Mansion  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular hotels in St. Louis? Click the blue button below.




Where's the best place to eat in St. Louis?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Pappy's Smokehouse, which was mentioned 8 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Ted Drewes  (4 mentions)
Pastaria  (2 mentions)
Companion  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in St. Louis? Click the blue button below.




What are some things to do in St. Louis?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Forest Park  (10 mentions)
St. Louis Zoo  (6 mentions)
City Museum  (5 mentions)
Gateway Arch  (4 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about St. Louis. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

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Good family vacation within 10 hours of St. Louis (not Branson)?  (5 answers)

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Where are the best places to stay in St. Louis?  (5 answers)

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
What's the best neighborhood in St. Louis for a first time visitor?  (5 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to St. Louis.




Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a St. Louis to Elk City drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Elk City to St. Louis. Or get a full Elk City to St. Louis flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Elk City well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Elk City!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 610 miles
driving time of 8 hours, 55 minutes
St. Louis is the same time as Elk City
2 Elk City travel answers
25 Oklahoma City travel answers
17 Tulsa travel answers
5 Springfield travel answers
1 Cuba (Missouri) travel answer
62 St. Louis travel answers





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