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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Fort Pierce to Tampa. Traveling by bus from Fort Pierce to Tampa usually takes around 5 hours and 14 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance135 mi (217 km)
Shortest duration3h 35m
Cheapest price$23.98
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Fort Pierce to Tampa?

$27.59 is the average price of a bus ticket from Fort Pierce to Tampa. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Fort Pierce to Tampa is expected to range from $26 to $39. If you are looking to travel to Tampa within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $26. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $26 and can be found on July 11, 2022.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in September. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $17 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Fort Pierce to Tampa in July, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $26 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $5.40 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Fort Pierce to Tampa?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Fort Pierce to Tampa. FlixBus US is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US15h 15m$30.02
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 1 trips per day from Ft. Pierce to Tampa, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Ft. Pierce to Tampa during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Ft. Pierce to Tampa?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 14 minutes to cover the 135 miles from Fort Pierce to Tampa. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort Pierce?

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Pierce to Tampa. It leaves the station in Fort Pierce at 2:00am 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 bus departures serve Tampa each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Pierce to Tampa. 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.

City Information

Tampa

Sitting at the heart of the Gulf Coast, Tampa offers a perfect blend of cultural attractions and relaxing indulgences. Infused with a colorful mix of Cuban and Spanish cultural elements, the city of Tampa houses some of the most impressive historic buildings in the state, including the Henry B. Plant Museum, which boasts a permanent exhibition of Victorian-era artifacts. Animal lovers can also rejoice, as the city’s many aquariums and zoos will certainly melt your heart. Head down to the Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center for some heart-melting cuteness. And for animal lovers with a penchant for streaming docu-series, the Big Cat Rescue (yes, THAT one!) will be a great choice.

Most of the finest restaurants in town are concentrated around the Riverwalk area, which offers unrivaled views of the waterfront. Oystercatchers is reputed as one of the best establishments in town, so you should not miss out on it. Tampa’s cuisine features a very clear Cuban influence, and the best spot to try out these unique fusion dishes is at Ybor City.

The principal train station in the city is the Tampa Union Station, which is also a historic building. It is currently served by Amtrak. At the station, travelers can also take an Amtrak Thruway motorcoach to get to Orlando, Lakeland, Bradenton, etc. The main airport is Tampa International Airport, which is located just six miles west of downtown Tampa.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Fort Pierce?

Main departure station: 5575 Okeechobee Rd

Most buses depart from the main station in Ft. Pierce.

All bus stations in Fort Pierce:

  • 5575 Okeechobee Rd

Where does the bus arrive in Tampa?

Main arrival station: 1401 North Marion St

All buses from Fort Pierce arrive at one main station in Tampa.

All bus stations in Tampa:

  • 1401 North Marion St

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