There are 4 ways to get from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida by 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 14 min

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

$78 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Sarasota Transfer Station to 14Th St W @ 9Th Av W Nb Manatee 99
  2. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Orlando, FL - McDonalds 301 / ...

$30 - $66

2 alternative options

Bus Amtrak  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida 125.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Sarasota and Universal Studios Florida is 103 miles. The road distance is 125.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sarasota station to Universal Studios Florida. However, there are services departing from Downtown Sarasota Transfer Station and arriving at W Oak Ridge Road And International Drive via 13th St W/6th Ave W, Bradenton, FL - McDonalds and Destination Parkway Superstop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Sarasota, FL, USA and Universal Studios Florida, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Sarasota to Universal Studios Florida via 14Th St W @ 9Th Av W Nb Manatee, 13th St W/6th Ave W, 67th St Cir E/6th Ave E, Bradenton, FL - McDonalds, Orlando, FL - McDonalds, Destination Parkway Superstop, and W Oak Ridge Road And International Drive in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 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
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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
Sarasota County Area Transit
Website
scgov.net
Bus from Downtown Sarasota Transfer Station to 14Th St W @ 9Th Av W Nb Manatee
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
scgov.net
Manatee County Area Transit
Phone
(941) 749-7116
Email
mcat@mymanatee.org
Website
mymanatee.org
Bus from 1st St/N Lemon Ave to 14th St W/9th Ave W
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $2
Schedules at
mymanatee.org
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Orlando, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
busticketreservations.com
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busticketreservations.com

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