There are 6 ways to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West by plane, bus, ferry, shuttle 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

Fly  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Key West (EYW) TPA - EYW

$178 - $524

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL Miami-Tampa Gulf Coast Route
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - International Airport to Key West, FL To the Keys

$142 - $189

4 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Petersburg, FL - Pilot Travel Center to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds 303 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL FMB Southbound

$211 - $262

Bus Red Coach, ferry  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Naples RedCoach
  2. Take the ferry from Marco Island, FL to Key West, FL MI Southbound

$176 - $236

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL to Fort Myers, FL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale
  3. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl

Drive  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Drive from St. Pete Beach to Key West 408.5 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West is to fly which costs $170 - $550 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between St. Pete Beach and Key West is 228 miles. The road distance is 408.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 7 h 57 min and costs $210 - $270.

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Map of how to get from St. Pete Beach to Key West.
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  • Distance: 228.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between St. Pete Beach, FL, USA and Key West, FL, USA?

Silver Airways and American Airlines fly from St. Pete Beach to Key West 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Pete Beach to Key West via St. Petersburg-Pinellas Park, FL, Fort Myers, FL, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miami, Fl, Key West, Fl, and Airport/Beaches in around 13 h 38 min.

Airlines
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from St. Petersburg, FL - Pilot Travel Center to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
busticketreservations.com
Book at
busticketreservations.com
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Schedules at
redcoachusa.com
Standard Fare
$28 - $60
Web Fare
$25 - $45
Flexible Fare
$30 - $70
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Keys Shuttle
Phone
+1 (888) 765-9997 | (305) 289-9997
Website
keysshuttle.com
Shuttle from Fort Lauderdale, FL - International Airport to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
keysshuttle.com
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Ferry operators
Key West Express
Website
seakeywestexpress.com
Ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
keywestexpress.net
Ferry from Marco Island, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
keywestexpress.net
Book at
booking.keywestexpress.net

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