If you are driving to the Gateway Arch, please see below for directions from all major interstates in Missouri and Illinois. Once you’re downtown, find parking at one of the many Preferred Parking locations near the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse. Passenger drop-off/pick-up spaces available on 4th Street between Market & Chestnut.
For visitors heading to the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch and wishing to park on the levee (cash fee required), please click here for directions to the riverfront via Chouteau Ave.
Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd. access is restricted from 8:00pm–6:00am every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening. During these times, levee parking and access to the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch is only available from the NORTH via Biddle Street.
A note on accessibility:
For additional information or assistance, contact our Call Center at (877) 982-1410.
By train, bus, or trolley, the Gateway Arch is easily accessible from throughout the St. Louis metro area. To find the MetroLink train station nearest you, visit the Metro Transit system map. Exit at the 8th and Pine station. Exit at the Laclede’s Landing station and walk south through the park to the Gateway Arch entrance. If you have not already purchased your tickets online at gatewayarch.com, tickets are available once inside to the left at the ticket center.
MetroBus serves the greater St. Louis and Metro East Illinois region. Refer to the Metro Transit map to determine the best route to the Gateway Arch from your location.
The Downtown Trolley is a fun and convenient way to visit many of downtown’s most popular attractions, including the Old Courthouse, Kiener Plaza, Citygarden, the City Museum, Scottrade Center, and, of course, the Gateway Arch. View the trolley route and schedule here. Purchase tickets aboard the Trolley or at the MetroStore located at 801 Pine Street, St. Louis, MO 63101. All-day tickets are just $2 per adult and $1 per child or senior citizen.
Call (314) 231-2345 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about MetroLink, MetroBus or the Downtown Trolley.
Bus drivers, use the directions below to access the Gateway Arch and the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch from all major Missouri and Illinois interstates.
For directions to bus pick-up/drop-off areas and designated bus parking, including any current detours, see below. For maps and turn-by-turn directions, see below.