There are 7 ways to get from West Palm Beach to Crystal River 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, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from West Palm Beach Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River 3730 / ...

$55 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3790
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River 3730 / ...

$42 - $102

5 alternative options

Bus via Orlando, Fl  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River

$50 - $122

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from West Palm Beach to Crystal River 248.6 miles

$24 - $35

Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Tampa (TPA) PBI - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River

$88 - $450

Train to Fort Lauderdale, fly, bus  •  7 h 24 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 Tampa, Fl to Crystal River

$88 - $295

Train to Miami, fly, bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Crystal River

$85 - $299

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from West Palm Beach to Crystal River is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Palm Beach to Crystal River is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between West Palm Beach and Crystal River is 218 miles. The road distance is 248.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from West Palm Beach to Crystal River, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Palm Beach to Crystal River. However, there are services departing from West Palm Beach, Fl and arriving at Crystal River via Orlando, Fl and Tampa, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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The nearest airport to Crystal River is Gainesville (GNV) Airport which is 57.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Tampa (TPA) (64.4 miles), Orlando Sanford (SFB) (82.6 miles), Orlando (MCO) (84.9 miles) and Jacksonville (JAX) (123.3 miles).

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Map of how to get from West Palm Beach to Crystal River.
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  • Distance: 217.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from West Palm Beach to Crystal River via Orlando, Fl and Tampa, Fl in around 8 h 8 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
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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
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gobrightline.com
Bus operators
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 Tampa, Fl to Crystal River
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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

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