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Orlando-Sarasota Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Orlando to Sarasota bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$28.04
Fastest time3h 50m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Orlando 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 Orlando to Sarasota?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $29.38 was the low point for bus fares from Orlando to Sarasota. Buses from Sarasota to Orlando are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $29.38 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 10 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $25.52 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 109 miles (175 kilometers) from Orlando, FL to Sarasota, FL. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Sarasota, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Orlando?

There is usually only one bus per day from Orlando to Sarasota. It leaves the station in Orlando at 5:00am 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 Orlando 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.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Orlando to Sarasota; ticket prices start at $28.04.

What bus companies travel from Orlando to Sarasota?

There is one bus company that operates from Orlando 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
Greyhound13h 50m$37.86

Where does the bus leave from in Orlando?

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

  • Bus Terminal - 555 N John Young Pkwy

Where does the bus arrive in Sarasota?

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

  • Cattleman Transfer Ctr - 5951 Porter Way

Price trends for buses from Orlando to Sarasota

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20NovDec

Monthly average prices

$33$27$20$13$7DJFMAMJJASON

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