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There are 4 ways to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida by taxi, train, bus or car

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Taxi, train  •  4h 45m

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

$116 - $189

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot to Marion St N + Cass St E 300
  2. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Orlando Amtrak Station Silver Star

$37 - $73

2 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL to Orlando, FL

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida 99.8 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida. However, there are services departing from Park St Terminal - Platform - D and arriving at Universal Boulevard And Hollywood Way via Seminole Mall, St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL and Orland Health Sunrail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 57m.

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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 4h 45m and costs $110 - $190.

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

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Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL station.

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

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

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There are 6417+ hotels available in Universal Studios Florida. Prices start at $114 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: 4h 45m

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

Amtrak operates a bus from Clearwater to Universal Studios Florida once daily, and the journey takes 2h 55m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
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 Union Station to Orlando Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
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 Marion St N + Cass St E
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Clearwater to Tampa Union Station
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Yellow Cab of Florida
Phone
+1 727-222-2222
Website
facebook.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 727-777-7777
Website
gounitedtaxi.com
American Taxi
Phone
+1 727-678-3495

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