Department of Economics / Main Venue
Getting to the Danforth Campus from Lambert International Airport.
MetroLink is an easy way to access the Danforth campus via the blue line. From the airport, take the RED line east towards Shiloh Scott, exit at the Forest Park-DeBaliviere station, and take the BLUE line west towards Shrewsbury Lansdowne I-44, exit at the University City-Big Bend station. The trip will take around 35-40 minutes, and the the one-way fee is $2.
The campus is about a 15-20 min drive from the airport. Taxi are available at the exit of the airport, and the usual fare is between $30-$40. Lyft and Uber are both available to and from Lambert Airport. Check exits for designated pickup areas. Price should be comparable to a taxi ride.
The city of St. Louis provides a variety of options for your stay. Please refer to the attached file for more information (PDF).