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Travel Arrangements

*Please see the academic calendar under international orientation for necessary travel dates.

Transportation Options to Lindenwood University-Belleville

Lambert International Airport is the closest airport to the campus; it is located in St. Louis, Missouri, only 45 minutes away from Belleville, Illinois.

Lambert – St. Louis International Airport
10701 Lambert International Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63145

Lindenwood University-Belleville
2600 W Main St.
Belleville, IL 62226

The University does not provide transportation from the airport to campus; however, multiple options are available.


The MetroLink station is located right next to the airport, and the metro runs all the way to Belleville. From the Belleville station you will be able to transfer to a bus that will bring you to the University. Clicking on the Link bellow, will help you plan your trip if you choose to ride the Metro. Riding the metro from the airport and transferring to the bus will cost you about US $ 4.00.

If you want to plan your trip using the metro, you can insert the following addresses listed below.

Origin: 10701 Lambert International Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63145

Destination: Belleville West H S (OLD), W Main St, Belleville, 62226

MetroLink Website

Passenger pickup for MetroLink:
- Terminal: 1 Exit Door 1, upper level east of the American Airlines Credit Union
- Terminal: 2 South of Terminal, accessible through the parking garage on all levels.


Lambert-St. Louis International Airport works with the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission.

Passenger Pickup:
Terminal: 1 Exit Door 14 –to Terminal: 1 Garage Yellow Level
Terminal: 2 Exit Door 12

Exact fares depend on final destination. Each taxi will have an Airport Use Fee of $3.00 per pickup. A taxi might cost around US $70.00 to get to the University. Be aware that it is appropriate and expected to tip taxi drivers.

Taxi Options:
- Airport On-Call Taxicabs (see Taxi Booth for information)
- TAXI -

If you arrive to campus after office hours, please check in with the security department. They will take you to a room for the night. You will check in the next day.

Lindenwood University
2600 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62226