Travel from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg

7 lb of CO2
4h 53min
440 lb of CO2

Kissimmee to St. Petersburg Flights

There are 2 airports — MCO, SFB — that make sense to fly out of from Kissimmee and 3 airports — PIE, TPA, SRQ — to access St. Petersburg. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MCO.

Silver Airways, jetBlue, Alaska Airlines operate flights which can help you travel from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg.

The cheapest way by air is via jetBlue and flies from Orlando Intl (MCO) to Tampa Intl (TPA).
1h 24min
18 lb of CO2
1h 45min
20 lb of CO2

Drive from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg

It's 86 miles between Kissimmee to St. Petersburg. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 45min and 1h 50min from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 55min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to St. Petersburg by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $11.

What is the best way to travel from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Kissimmee towards Tampa, as it is the cheapest to St. Petersburg. It's common to find tickets for as low as $10. Greyhound operates from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg?

On your trip from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Kissimmee to St. Petersburg FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to St. Petersburg is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Kissimmee/St. Petersburg buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Kissimmee is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Kissimmee FL and St. Petersburg during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of St. Petersburg traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to St. Petersburg is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg is by bus. The bus costs $10 roughly and will take 50 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg?

Amtrak costs about $32 between Kissimmee and St. Petersburg. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 33 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at KIS Kissimmee Amtrak, which is 2 miles from Kissimmee. Further, once you arrive at TPA Tampa Amtrak or you will still have 19 miles to St. Petersburg.

How long does it take from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg by car?

The total distance between Kissimmee and St. Petersburg is 86 miles and will take you about 1 hour 45 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $12.

Kissimmee to St. Petersburg Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $10
Fastest Way Bus — 50min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 5 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 85 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Alaska Airlines, jetBlue, Silver Airways, Florida Red Line

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
Train company
19015 routes
Alaska Airlines from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
Alaska Airlines
848 routes
jetBlue from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
440 routes
Silver Airways from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
Silver Airways
36 routes
Florida Red Line from Kissimmee to St. Petersburg
Florida Red Line
Bus company
161 routes