There are 6 ways to get from West Palm Beach to Clearwater 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 17 min

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

$96 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3790

$37 - $76

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from West Palm Beach to Clearwater 224.4 miles

$22 - $35

Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Tampa (TPA) PBI - TPA
  2. Take the bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot

$78 - $418

Train to Fort Lauderdale, fly, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  3. Take the bus from TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound to Ulmerton Park N Ride Lot

$78 - $263

Train to Miami, fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA

$75 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from West Palm Beach to Clearwater is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Palm Beach to Clearwater is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between West Palm Beach and Clearwater is 191 miles. The road distance is 224.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from West Palm Beach to Clearwater, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Palm Beach to Clearwater. However, there are services departing from West Palm Beach, Fl and arriving at Park St Terminal - Platform - C via Marion St N + Cass St E, Gateway Mall - Shelter - 1 and Psta 34Th St Layby - Platform - A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between West Palm Beach, FL, USA and Clearwater, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from West Palm Beach to Clearwater once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from West Palm Beach to Clearwater hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
58 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Room
$190 - $270
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Bus operators
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 West Palm Beach, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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

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