There are 5 ways to get from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Delray Beach Amtrak Silver Star

$101 - $182

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Line 79 bus, fly to Fort Lauderdale, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from 34Th St S + 2Nd Ave S to Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL
  3. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Airport Station to Delray Beach Station

$64 - $251

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Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach 218.5 miles

$21 - $35

Line 79 bus, bus, fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from 34Th St S + 2Nd Ave S to Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N
  2. Take the bus from Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N to TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound
  3. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) TPA - PBI
  4. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Delray Beach Station

$81 - $423

Line 79 bus, fly to Miami, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from 34Th St S + 2Nd Ave S to Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Miami (MIA) TPA - MIA
  3. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Delray Beach Station

$70 - $262

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The cheapest way to get from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between St. Petersburg and Delray Beach is 185 miles. The road distance is 218.5 miles.

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The best way to get from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $100 - $190.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St. Petersburg to Delray Beach is 218 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach.

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Spirit Airlines, Silver Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Delray Beach. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 185.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from St. Petersburg to Delray Beach once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4 h 4 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tampa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
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 Delray Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Tri Rail
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Airport Station to Delray Beach Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tri-rail.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Delray Beach Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tri-rail.com
Train from Miami Airport Station to Delray Beach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tri-rail.com
Bus operators
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from 34Th St S + 2Nd Ave S to Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Bus from Ulmerton Rd + 60Th St N to TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net

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