There are 10 ways to get from South Carolina to Clearwater by plane, taxi, 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.

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Fly Greenville/Spartanburg to St. Petersburg  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to St. Petersburg (PIE) GSP - PIE

$124 - $335

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Bus  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Orlando, Fl 1019
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3749 / ...

$68 - $157

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Taxi to Asheville, fly to St. Petersburg  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenville to Asheville
  2. Fly from Asheville (AVL) to St. Petersburg (PIE) AVL - PIE

$227 - $457

Taxi to Concord, fly to St. Petersburg  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rock Hill to Concord
  2. Fly from Concord (USA) to St. Petersburg (PIE) USA - PIE

$199 - $420

Fly Greenville/Spartanburg to Tampa, line 300 bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Tampa (TPA) GSP - TPA
  2. Take the line 300 bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot

$142 - $538

Fly Charlotte to Tampa, line 300 bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tampa (TPA) CLT - TPA
  2. Take the line 300 bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot

$224 - $449

Train  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak Silver Meteor
  2. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$159 - $334

Train, bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Silver Meteor
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Silver Meteor
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Orlando, FL to St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL

Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Clearwater 527.4 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Clearwater. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at Park St Terminal - Platform - F via Orlando, Fl, Marion St N + Cass St E and Starkey Rd + Ulmerton Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 3 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Clearwater is 422 miles. The road distance is 527.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Clearwater without a car is to train which takes 13 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from South Carolina to Clearwater, including transfers.

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South Carolina to Clearwater bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Florence, Sc station.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Clearwater is to fly which takes 3 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 23 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to St. Petersburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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South Carolina to Clearwater bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tampa, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Clearwater is 527 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to drive from South Carolina to Clearwater.

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Allegiant Air offers flights from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Clearwater.
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  • Distance: 421.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Clearwater, FL, USA?

Allegiant Air flies from Greenville to Clearwater 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Clearwater via Kissimmee Amtrak and Tampa Amtrak in around 13 h 23 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Asheville to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Concord to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Florence Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Kissimmee Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Florence Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Bus operators
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
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 Florence, Sc to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Orlando Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Orlando, FL to St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Greenville to Asheville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Atlantis Taxi
Phone
+1 850-628-5670
Website
facebook.com
Corporate Taxi
Phone
+1 864-990-5556
Website
ataxi.co
Yellow Cab Greenville
Phone
+1 864-233-6666
Website
yellowcabgreenville.com

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs .

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