There are 6 ways to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) 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.

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Fly from Miami, line 300 bus  •  3 h

  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

$66 - $245

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 19 min

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

$33 - $88

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Fly from Fort Lauderdale, line 300 bus  •  4 h 35 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

$82 - $275

Bus Red Coach  •  6 h 30 min

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

$59 - $79

Train  •  7 h 20 min

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

$93 - $180

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) 272.3 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE). However, there are services departing from Miami Airport and arriving at Ulmerton Rd + 38Th St N via Marion Transit Parking Lot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Miami Airport (MIA) and St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is 210 miles. The road distance is 272.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE), including transfers.

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Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) bus services, operated by Red Coach, depart from Miami Airport station.

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The best way to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) bus services, operated by Red Coach, arrive at Tampa Downtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE).

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American Airlines offers flights from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE).
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  • Distance: 209.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Miami Airport (MIA), USA and St. Petersburg Airport (PIE), USA?

Red Coach operates a bus from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Miami Airport (MIA) to St. Petersburg Airport (PIE) once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 59 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
57 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 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 Rd + 38Th St N
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Miami Airport to Tampa Downtown
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85

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There are 1741+ hotels available in St. Petersburg Airport (PIE). Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Miami Airport (MIA) to Fort Lauderdale Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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