There are 4 ways to get from Sarasota to Clearwater by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 300 bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl 1008 / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Marion St N + Cass St E to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot 300 / ...

$20 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus, line 100 bus, line 52 bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Marion St N + Cass St E to Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1 100
  3. Take the line 52 bus from Psta 34Th St Layby - Platform - A to Park St Terminal - Platform - C 52

$23 - $39

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sarasota to Clearwater 55.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sarasota to Clearwater 55.4 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sarasota to Clearwater. However, there are services departing from Ringling Bv @ Us 301 Nearside Eb and arriving at Court St + Fort Harrison Ave S via Sarasota, Fl, Marion St N + Cass St E and Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Sarasota and Clearwater is 47 miles. The road distance is 55.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sarasota to Clearwater without a car is to bus and line 300 bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Sarasota to Clearwater, including transfers.

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Sarasota to Clearwater bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Sarasota, Fl station.

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Sarasota to Clearwater bus services, operated by Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority, arrive at Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sarasota to Clearwater is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Sarasota to Clearwater.

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There are 831+ hotels available in Clearwater. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sarasota to Clearwater.
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  • Distance: 46.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Sarasota, FL, USA and Clearwater, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Sarasota to Clearwater via Cattlemen Transfer Station Leave, Sarasota, Fl, Tampa, Fl, Marion St N + Cass St E, Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot, and Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd in around 5 h 43 min.

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 Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion St N + Cass St E to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Marion St N + Cass St E to Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Psta 34Th St Layby - Platform - A to Park St Terminal - Platform - C
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Other operators
Taxi from Sarasota to Clearwater
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Yellow Cab of Sarasota
Phone
+1 941-955-3341
Website
yellowcabofsarasota.com

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