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There are 12 ways to get from Missouri to Florida by plane, bus, car, train or night bus

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Fly Springfield to St. Petersburg  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Springfield (SGF) to St. Petersburg (PIE) SGF - PIE

$47 - $193

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Line 34 bus to St. Louis, fly to Orlando  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the line 34 bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Orlando (MCO) STL - MCO

$62 - $287

Line 34 bus to St. Louis, fly to Tampa, line 30 bus  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the line 34 bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Tampa (TPA) STL - TPA
  3. Take the line 30 bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Kennedy Blvd @ Ashley Dr

$102 - $367

Fly Kansas City to Tampa, line 30 bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Tampa (TPA) MCI - TPA
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Kennedy Blvd @ Ashley Dr

$164 - $604

Fly St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) STL - FLL

$77 - $278

Fly St. Louis to Ft. Myers  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Ft. Myers (RSW) STL - RSW

$73 - $320

Fly St. Louis to Panama City, drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Panama City (ECP) STL - ECP
  2. Drive from Panama City to Tallahassee

$90 - $331

Bus  •  29h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl

$144 - $207

Train, bus  •  32h 13m

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl

$154 - $226

Bus, night bus  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
  2. Take the night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jacksonville, Fl

$131 - $187

Night bus, bus  •  24h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Kansas City, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
  2. Take the night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Jacksonville, FL - JTA Intercity Bus Terminal Bay 6

$120 - $183

Drive  •  18h 56m

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Jacksonville 1151.8 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Missouri to Florida is to fly which costs $45 - $200 and takes 4h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Missouri to Florida is to fly which costs $45 - $200 and takes 4h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Missouri to Florida. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Jacksonville, Fl via Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis and Tallahassee, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 25m.

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The distance between Missouri and Florida is 999 miles. The road distance is 1151.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Missouri to Florida without a car is to bus which takes 29h 25m and costs $140 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Missouri to Florida, including transfers.

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Missouri to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Kansas City, Mo station.

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The best way to get from Missouri to Florida is to fly which takes 4h 22m and costs $45 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $210 and takes 29h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Springfield Airport to St. Petersburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 13m.

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Missouri to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville, Fl station.

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Map of how to get from Missouri to Florida.
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  • Distance: 998.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Missouri, USA and Florida, USA?

Allegiant Air flies from Springfield to St. Petersburg once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Jacksonville via Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis and Tallahassee, Fl in around 29h 25m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from St. Louis to Orlando via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from St. Louis to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from St. Louis to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from St. Louis to Tampa via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from St. Louis to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from St. Louis to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from St. Louis to Ft. Myers via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from St. Louis to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St. Louis to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from St. Louis to Ft. Myers via Covington
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from St. Louis to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Springfield to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from St. Louis to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Metro St. Louis
Phone
+1 314-982-1400
Website
metrostlouis.org
Bus from 4375 Rider Trail North Sb to North Hanley Transit Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metrostlouis.org
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Kennedy Blvd @ Ashley Dr
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
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 Kansas City, Mo to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
Bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $130
Flexible
$130 - $200
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Night bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $95
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Jacksonville, FL - JTA Intercity Bus Terminal Bay 6
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
megabus.com

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Florida is 1h ahead of Missouri. It is currently 12:07 PM in Missouri and 1:07 PM in Florida.

Yes, the driving distance between Missouri to Florida is 1152 miles. It takes approximately 18h 56m to drive from Missouri to Florida.

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Allegiant Air offers flights from Springfield Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Florida. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Missouri to Springfield Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $17 - $21.

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