Public Transportation

The Jefferson Memorial is easily accessible from St. Louis' MetroLink Lightrail. Board at any station and exit at 8th and Pine Streets and follow the signs to the Memorial (a ten minute walk). The trip from Lambert National Airport to the Jefferson Memorial Lambert Airport is 28 minutes, with departures to and from Lambert every 15-20 minutes.

MetroBus has routes that run close to the park. Use Trip Planner to find your route by choosing the tab labeled Landmarks. Then select Attractions from the drop down box and then Gateway Arch.

Downtown Trolley
Explore downtown St. Louis for just one price-your ticket allows acess to hop on and off the trolley all day! Ticket prices are $2.00 for adults and $1.00 for children/seniors. Tickets can be purchased on the trolley or at the MetroRide store at the corner of 7th and Washington. For trolley route and schedule, click here.

Free Shuttle
During construction, Great Rivers Greenway is operating a free shuttle to help people get around the riverfront project. This shuttle operates on weekend days from11am-5pm, stopping every 20 minutes at the entrance to the Arch grounds at the Old Cathedral, the Old Courthouse and Laclede’s Landing. Look for the signs that look like this!

The Gateway Arch behind the Eads bridge.
The Gateway Arch and historic Eads Bridge.

Last updated: February 22, 2016

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11. North 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102


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