Gateway Transportation Center

Information about the multimodal transit hub in downtown St. Louis, including transit providers, location and amenities.

Gateway Transportation Center


Conveniently located in downtown St. Louis near Scottrade Center, the Gateway Transportation Center is the City of St. Louis multimodal transportation hub for passenger train, long distance bus, public light rail and public bus service. This facility provides passengers with a clean, safe, and friendly transportation center featuring 24-hour operations staff and security.

Transit Partners and Schedules

Onsite Amenities

  • Automated teller machine (ATM)
  • Food:
    • Arch City Deli
    • KFC / Pizza Hut Express
  • Pay telephones
  • Restrooms
  • Shop: travel toiletries and items


The Gateway Transportation Center is located at 430 South 15th Street, Saint Louis, MO 63103. Drop-offs by private vehicle or taxicab are permitted at the main entrance, accessible by taking 16th Street south from Clark to Spruce. View location on Google Maps

Map of the GTC area.


  • Long Term ($)
    Long-term parking is available on Amtrak-owned property at 421 South 16th Street, the corner of 16th and Poplar Streets in Downtown St. Louis. This secure 42-space parking area is paved, fenced, well-lit and monitored by security cameras. It is fully automated, only accepts credit or debit cards and offers a rate of $6 for up to 24 hours and $6 for each succeeding 24-hour period.

  • Short Term ($)
    Short-term parking is also available in neighboring public and private lots. The most convenient lot is located directly west of the GTC main entrance and accepts automated payments for hourly rate. The rate is $1 per hour up to 24 hours. You can use credit/debit cards and coins for payment.

  • Free of Charge
    Use of MetroLink's free long-term parking lots in Missouri and Illinois is encouraged. See for more information.

Local Information


Questions regarding ticketing and schedules should be directed to the relevant transit partner, above. For questions regarding GTC operations or security, contact:

  • GTC Operations, 314-612-1407
  • GTC Security Desk, 314-612-1445

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