There are 5 ways to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida by taxi, train, bus 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

Taxi, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clearwater to Tampa Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak Silver Star

$116 - $189

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, train, line 40 bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to Pierce St + Whiting St 300
  2. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Orland Health Sunrail Station to Universal Boulevard And Hollywood Way 40

$39 - $75

3 alternative options

Line 52 bus, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 52 bus from Park St Terminal - Platform - C to 49Th St N + Lake Blvd 52 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sr 580 + Summerdale to North West Transfer Center Tampa Otc
  2. Take the bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Orlando, FL Javax Bus

$53 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida 99.8 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida. However, there are services departing from Park St Terminal - Platform - C and arriving at Universal Boulevard And Hollywood Way via St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak and Orland Health Sunrail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Clearwater and Universal Studios Florida is 89 miles. The road distance is 99.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida without a car is to taxi and train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida, including transfers.

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Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida bus services, operated by Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority, depart from Park St Terminal - Platform - C station.

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Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Orlando Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida.

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There are 6443+ hotels available in Universal Studios Florida. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida.
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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Clearwater, FL, USA and Universal Studios Florida, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida via 49Th St N + Lake Blvd, St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak, Orlando Amtrak, Orland Health Sunrail Station, and Universal Boulevard And Hollywood Way in around 7 h 4 min.

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 Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to Pierce St + Whiting St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Park St Terminal - Platform - C to 49Th St N + Lake Blvd
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Sr 580 + Summerdale to North West Transfer Center Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Clearwater to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
United Taxi
Phone
+1 727-777-7777
Website
gounitedtaxi.com
Yellow Cab of Florida
Phone
+1 727-222-2222
Website
facebook.com
American Taxi
Phone
+1 727-678-3495

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