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Miami to Sarasota bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$33.48
Fastest time6h 15m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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Price trends for buses from Miami to Sarasota

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JulJul

Monthly average prices

$33$27$20$13$7SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$67$54$40$27$133020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Miami, FL to Sarasota, FL
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.5
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Camilla R
5.0
July 31, 2019Visiting family
Cons
Nothing
Tips
It’s a good deal!!
Lina
5.0
May 30, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Make friends

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Miami to Sarasota right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Miami to Sarasota?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $33.48 was the low point for bus fares from Miami to Sarasota. Buses from Sarasota to Miami are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $33.48 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 11 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $8.21 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 6 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 181 miles (291 kilometers) from Miami, FL to Sarasota, FL. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 15 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Miami?

There is usually only one bus per day from Miami to Sarasota. It leaves the station in Miami at 11:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Miami to Sarasota. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Miami to Sarasota?

There is one bus company that operates from Miami to Sarasota. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound16h 15m$37.05

Where does the bus leave from in Miami?

Most buses depart from the main station in Miami, Florida:

  • Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St

Where does the bus arrive in Sarasota?

All buses from Miami arrive at one main station in Sarasota, Florida:

  • Cattleman Transfer Ctr - 5951 Porter Way

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