Cheap bus tickets from St. Petersburg, FL to Tampa, FL

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Rides:St. Petersburg, FL Tampa, FL (11/27/2022)

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to get from St. Petersburg to Tampa by bus?
The quickest bus trip from St. Petersburg to Tampa takes as little as 30 minutes.
What is the distance between St. Petersburg and Tampa?
The bus route from St. Petersburg to Tampa covers 22 miles. FlixBus can bring you from St. Petersburg to Tampa in as little as 30 minutes.
How much is the bus ticket between St. Petersburg and Tampa?
You can get from St. Petersburg to Tampa for as little as $5.99.
What route does the bus from St. Petersburg to Tampa take?
There are direct connections from St. Petersburg to Tampa. Among them up to 1 buses running daily from St. Petersburg to Tampa, 1 are direct connections. The fastest bus on this connection has 3 stop(s).
How can I pay for the bus from St. Petersburg to Tampa?
You can buy your bus ticket from St. Petersburg to Tampa choosing your preferred payment method among card, Paypal, Google Pay, and more!
Where can I see if my bus from St. Petersburg to Tampa is on time?
You can track your bus location on our Real-Time Info Tool. Just select the relevant bus stop and check the time of arrival. Find out where your bus is and check if there are delays on the route.

Find the cheapest buses from St. Petersburg to Tampa

Looking for cheap tickets from St. Petersburg to Tampa? FlixBus has you covered. The distance between St. Petersburg and Tampa is 22 miles, which takes a minimum of 30 minutes.
FlixBus has a large nationwide network, so you can travel onwards with us once you reach Tampa.
So how to find the best ticket prices? Be sure to book in advance on our website or via our FlixBus App. When booking through the App, your ticket will be stored directly, making bus travel even more green and convenient!

Traveling from St. Petersburg to Tampa

The bus takes a minimum of 30 minutes and you can expect 3 stops on your journey.

Traveling with FlixBus isn't just quick, it's cheap too. If you book in advance online or using the app, you can expect to pay as little as $5.99 for a ticket between St. Petersburg and Tampa, That's a great saving compared to traveling by train, car or plane!
What's more, bus travel is a more sustainable mode of transport. We're working towards making our entire FlixBus fleet 100% carbon neutral, and every customer can offset their carbon footprint by making a donation when they purchase their ticket.

Taking the bus from St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is well-connected on the FlixBus network with 9 connections departing every day from 1 stations, making it very easy to travel across the country.

Arriving in Tampa

With 3 bus station(s), St. Petersburg is well-connected. Traveling with FlixBus around the country is very cheap and easy, as to get to Tampa you can pick one of the 15 routes arriving daily.

What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from St. Petersburg to Tampa

Once you've booked your bus tickets through the FlixBus App using one of our secure payment methods, you just need to bring your phone to use as your ticket - and your luggage, of course. Don't worry about packing light as you can bring one piece of carry-on luggage and one piece of hold luggage for your journey.
Want to be guaranteed the best seat in the house? You can choose yours when you book your ticket. Opt for a classic seat, a table seat, a panorama seat for a great view, or reserve the free seat beside you for extra space.
Once you've stowed your luggage away and settled in, sit back and enjoy the journey with the onboard services on your FlixBus bus including free Wi-Fi onboard, FLIXtainment - out entertainment portal, toilets and plug socket.Whether you need to fire off some emails during your trip, or you want to relax and enjoy the ride, we've got you covered.

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