There are 6 ways to get from St. Petersburg to Miami 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  •  6 h 27 min

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

$109 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn Javax Bus / ...

$27 - $68

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from St. Petersburg to Miami 264.7 miles

$25 - $40

Line 79 bus, fly to Miami  •  5 h 45 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

$114 - $304

Line 79 bus, bus, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 36 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 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL

$144 - $344

Line 79 bus, fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  7 h 52 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 West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) TPA - PBI
  3. Take the bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami Airport

$173 - $513

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Petersburg to Miami is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Petersburg to Miami is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between St. Petersburg and Miami is 207 miles. The road distance is 264.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from St. Petersburg to Miami, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Petersburg to Miami. However, there are services departing from 34th St S/2nd Ave S and arriving at Miami, FL - Holiday Inn via 13th St W/6th Ave W and Bradenton, FL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from St. Petersburg to Miami once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, Javax Bus operates a bus from St. Petersburg to Miami 4 times a day. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 4 h. The Florida Express Bus also services this route once daily.

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 9 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Miami Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Port of Miami Cruise Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
busticketreservations.com
Book at
busticketreservations.com
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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