There are 4 ways to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak Silver Star

$121 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl 1008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl 1008 / ...

$31 - $67

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach 162.5 miles

$15 - $23

Fly, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Jacksonville (JAX) TPA - JAX
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl

$160 - $415

What companies run services between St. Petersburg, FL, USA and Daytona Beach, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach via Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1, Marion St N + Cass St E, Tampa, Fl, and Orlando, Fl in around 5 h 21 min.

Airlines
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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach?

The distance between St. Petersburg and Daytona Beach is 228 km. The road distance is 260 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach?

The cheapest way to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach?

The quickest way to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach is to drive which takes 2 h 50 min and costs $15 - $23.

Is there a direct bus between St. Petersburg and Daytona Beach?

No, there is no direct bus from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach. However, there are services departing from 3Rd St N + 3Rd Ave N and arriving at Daytona Beach, Fl via Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1, Tampa, Fl and Orlando, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach?

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from St. Petersburg to Daytona Beach, including transfers.