There are 7 ways to get from Sarasota to Jacksonville by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl

$48 - $115

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Bus, train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl 1008 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak Silver Star

$61 - $152

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Sarasota to Jacksonville 253 miles

$24 - $40

Fly Sarasota/Bradenton to Brunswick, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Brunswick (BQK) SRQ - BQK
  2. Take the bus from Brunswick to Jacksonville, Fl

$176 - $760

Line 01 bus, bus, bus to Tampa, fly to Jacksonville  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 01 bus from Ringling Bv @ Judicial Center Eb to Cattlemen Transfer Station Leave
  2. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  4. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Jacksonville (JAX) TPA - JAX

$103 - $345

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Jacksonville  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Jacksonville (JAX) FLL - JAX

$117 - $332

Bus to Miami, fly to Jacksonville  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota to Miami Airport
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Jacksonville (JAX) MIA - JAX

$142 - $372

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sarasota to Jacksonville. However, there are services departing from Ringling Bv @ Us 301 Nearside Eb and arriving at Jacksonville, Fl via Sarasota, Fl, Tampa, Fl and Orlando, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Sarasota and Jacksonville is 215 miles. The road distance is 253 miles.

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The best way to get from Sarasota to Jacksonville without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Sarasota to Jacksonville, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Sarasota/Bradenton Airport to Brunswick Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sarasota to Jacksonville is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to drive from Sarasota to Jacksonville.

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Frontier Airlines and Delta offer flights from Sarasota/Bradenton Airport to Brunswick Airport.

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There are 135+ hotels available in Jacksonville. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sarasota to Jacksonville.
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  • Distance: 214.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

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

You can take a bus from Sarasota to Jacksonville via Cattlemen Transfer Station Leave, Sarasota, Fl, Tampa, Fl, and Orlando, Fl in around 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Brunswick via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Brunswick via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Tampa to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
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 Tampa Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 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
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 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
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Brunswick to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Sarasota County Area Transit
Website
scgov.net
Bus from Ringling Bv @ Judicial Center Eb to Cattlemen Transfer Station Leave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
scgov.net
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Sarasota to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from Sarasota to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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The best way to get from Sarasota to Sarasota/Bradenton Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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