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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Fort Lauderdale, line 300 bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  2. Take the line 300 bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Rd + 38Th St N

$58 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Tampa, FL Miami-Tampa Gulf Coast Route

$22 - $39

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Fly from Miami, line 300 bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA
  2. Take the line 300 bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Rd + 38Th St N

$87 - $285

Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Tampa, FL - McDonalds 304 / ...

$32 - $66

Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station Silver Star

$94 - $182

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) 260.5 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is to fly and line 300 bus which costs $55 - $240 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE). However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale, FL and arriving at Ulmerton Rd + 38Th St N via Nebraska Ave @ Twiggs St MetroRapid and Marion Transit Parking Lot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) and St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is 203 miles. The road distance is 260.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $21 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE), including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Fort Lauderdale, FL station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is to bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $21 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $190 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Tampa, FL station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE).
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  • Distance: 202.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL), USA and St. Petersburg Airport (PIE), USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) once a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Rd + 38Th St N
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Tampa, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
More information at
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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is 261 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE).

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Spirit Airlines, Silver Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 1784+ hotels available in St. Petersburg Airport (PIE). Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Miami Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $23 - $35.

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