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There are 4 ways to get from Orlando to Cedar Key by bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River
  3. Drive from Crystal River to Cedar Key

$34 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus, drive via E Colonial Drive And N Semoran Boulevard  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando to Marion Transit Center Tampa
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River
  3. Drive from Crystal River to Cedar Key

$31 - $66

2 alternative options

Train, bus, drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River
  3. Drive from Crystal River to Cedar Key

$48 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to Cedar Key 145.3 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Cedar Key is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to Cedar Key is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Orlando and Cedar Key is 109 miles. The road distance is 145.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Orlando to Cedar Key, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando to Cedar Key is 145 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Orlando to Cedar Key.

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There are four+ hotels available in Cedar Key. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Orlando to Cedar Key.
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  • Distance: 109.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Cedar Key, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Orlando to Cedar Key. However, you can take the bus to Tampa, Fl, take the bus to Crystal River, then take the drive to Cedar Key. Alternatively, you can take the train to Tampa Amtrak, take the walk to Tampa, Fl, take the bus to Crystal River, then take the drive to Cedar Key.

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 Orlando Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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