There are 7 ways to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater 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 from Miami, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA
  2. Take the bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot

$69 - $248

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Tampa, Fl 1008 / ...

$41 - $96

5 alternative options

Fly from Fort Lauderdale, bus, line 73 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  2. Take the bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot
  3. Take the line 73 bus from Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd to Court St + Fort Harrison Ave S

$75 - $304

Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly  •  8 h 26 min

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

$87 - $429

Train  •  7 h 30 min

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

$105 - $197

Bus Red Coach  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami International Airport to Tampa, FL Miami-Tallahassee

$41 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater 280.1 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater is to fly and bus which costs $65 - $250 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Miami Airport (MIA) and Clearwater is 217 miles. The road distance is 280.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater. However, there are services departing from Miami International Airport and arriving at Court St + Fort Harrison Ave S via Marion Transit Parking Lot and Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Miami Airport (MIA), USA and Clearwater, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, Red Coach operates a bus from Miami Airport (MIA) to Clearwater once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hollywood Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 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 Park N Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd to Court St + Fort Harrison Ave S
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Miami International Airport to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
redcoachusa.com
Standard Fare
$35 - $80
Web Fare
$35 - $55
Flexible Fare
$40 - $90
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 Miami, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85

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