There are 6 ways to get from Clearwater to Miami by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Miami Amtrak Silver Star

$108 - $194

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL
  3. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn

$95 - $295

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Miami Airport RedCoach

$109 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Clearwater to Miami 284.5 miles

$27 - $40

Line 300 bus, fly to Miami  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Miami (MIA) TPA - MIA

$114 - $304

Fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) TPA - PBI
  2. Take the bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami

$124 - $464

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Clearwater to Miami. However, there are services departing from Park St Terminal - Platform - F and arriving at Miami, FL - Holiday Inn via Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot, Tampa Downtown and Miami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

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The distance between Clearwater and Miami is 222 miles. The road distance is 284.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Clearwater to Miami without a car is to train which takes 6 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Clearwater to Miami, including transfers.

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Clearwater to Miami bus services, operated by Red Coach, depart from Tampa Downtown station.

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The best way to get from Clearwater to Miami is to train which takes 6 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Clearwater to Miami bus services, operated by Red Coach, arrive at Miami Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clearwater to Miami is 285 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Clearwater to Miami.

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American Airlines offers flights from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport.

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  • Distance: 222 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

What companies run services between Clearwater, FL, USA and Miami, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Clearwater to Miami once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, Red Coach operates a bus from Clearwater to Miami 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tampa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Miami Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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