The closest major airport is Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport, located in Saint Louis, MO, 94 miles from the city center of Rolla, MO.
There are not many public transportation options in Rolla, and therefore, getting around by car remains the ideal option, in order to make the best of your stay in the city, especially if you plan to do a lot of sightseeing.
Rolla is served by the Greyhound Lines, but it does not have a local bus service.
Getting around by bike or by foot are also convenient options, but only if you do not have to travel far from your hotel.
Easy! Just follow the driving directions listed below!
From Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport: Head northwest on Airport Access Rd., toward Air Cargo Rd/Natural Bridge Rd/E Terminal, and turn left at Natural Bridge Rd. Merge onto I-70 W, via the ramp to Rental Car Return, and take exit 232A-232B to merge onto I-270 S, toward Memphis. Take exit 5B to merge onto I-44 W/US-50 W, toward US-50 W/Tulsa, and continue to follow I-44 W. Take exit 185, toward Rolla, and at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto White Columns Dr. Turn right at Collegiate Blvd. and make a slight right at El Bossa Nova Ln. Take the 1st left to stay on El Bossa Nova Ln. Missouri S&T will be on the right.