There are 8 ways to get from Atlanta to St. Petersburg by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) ATL - SRQ
  2. Take the bus from Desoto Station to 34th St S/1st Ave S

$142 - $326

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Orlando, Fl 1125 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3749 / ...

$66 - $153

6 alternative options

Fly to Tampa, line 79 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Tampa (TPA) ATL - TPA
  2. Take the line 79 bus from Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N to 5Th Ave S + 37Th St S

$74 - $508

Fly to Orlando, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Orlando (MCO) ATL - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak

Bus La Cubana  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Tampa, FL Atlanta route

$170

Bus Megabus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Orlando
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Savannah 16 , train  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
  2. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$200 - $324

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to St. Petersburg 481.3 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to St. Petersburg is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to St. Petersburg is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $330 and takes 5 h 34 min.

More details

The distance between Atlanta and St. Petersburg is 428 miles. The road distance is 481.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Atlanta to St. Petersburg, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to St. Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at 4Th St S + Central Ave via Orlando, Fl, Marion St N + Cass St E and Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and St. Petersburg, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Atlanta to St. Petersburg via Orlando, Fl, Tampa, Fl, Marion St N + Cass St E, and Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1 in around 12 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Savannah Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Manatee County Area Transit
Phone
(941) 749-7116
Email
mcat@mymanatee.org
Website
mymanatee.org
Bus from Desoto Station to 34th St S/1st Ave S
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $2
Schedules at
mymanatee.org
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N to 5Th Ave S + 37Th St S
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Savannah16
Phone
+1-404-500-3966
Website
savannah16.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
savannah16.com
Book at
savannah16.com

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