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Jacksonville - Kissimmee Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Jacksonville to Kissimmee. Traveling by bus from Jacksonville to Kissimmee usually takes around 4 hours and 29 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance142 mi (228 km)
Shortest duration3h 25m
Cheapest price$21.99
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Jacksonville to Kissimmee?

Typically $25.76 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to Kissimmee. At this price a bus trip is a cheap way to travel from Jacksonville to Kissimmee. 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

$45$30$15JulJul

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Jacksonville to Kissimmee is expected to range from $29 to $44. If you are looking to travel to Kissimmee within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $30. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $29 and can be found on July 18, 2022.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in April. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $24 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Jacksonville to Kissimmee in July, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $31 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $10.04 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Jacksonville to Kissimmee?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Jacksonville to Kissimmee that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus US usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US43h 38m$26.34
Greyhound26h 34m$44.15
  • 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 4 trips per day from Jacksonville to Kissimmee, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 2 bus trips from Jacksonville to Kissimmee every day, with the average journey taking around 6 hours and 34 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Kissimmee usually start from $34.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Jacksonville to Kissimmee 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 Jacksonville to Kissimmee?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 29 minutes to cover the 142 miles from Jacksonville to Kissimmee. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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?

Because many passengers travel from Jacksonville to Kissimmee at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Jacksonville?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Jacksonville to Kissimmee, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Kissimmee are there per day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Jacksonville to Kissimmee every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Jacksonville to Kissimmee; ticket prices start at $20.00.

City Information

Jacksonville

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Jacksonville, or simply "Jax," is the largest city by area in the continental United States. Located in the northeastern corner of Florida, this sunny city along the St Johns River also boasts 22 miles of beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, coastal cuisine, and many historic neighborhoods to explore.

Natural beauty is king in Jacksonville, and where better to soak in some of the Sunshine State's outdoor wonders than the beach? Try Little Talbot Island for beachcombing or fishing, Big Talbot Island for exploring wetlands and marshes, and Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park for surfing. If you don't have the patience for birdwatching in the wild, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens will let you get up-close and personal with over 2,400 animals.

To take a break from the sun's rays, head indoors to one of Jacksonville's many eclectic museums. The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens combines European-inspired gardens with an impressive collection of fine art, while the Museum of Science and History is worth a stop for its planetarium alone. On Saturdays, you wouldn’t want to miss the Riverside Arts Market where artisans and farmers set up stalls along the river, and you can catch live music, food trucks and even free yoga.

Jacksonville is easily accessed by air, train, or bus, and connects Florida to locations throughout the South. Amtrak's Jacksonville train station is located in the northern outskirts of the city, and most bus service in and out of Jacksonville conveniently departs from the JTA Intercity Bus Terminal in the heart of downtown.

Kissimmee

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A small town in central Florida, Kissimmee is a popular destination for fans of amusement parks and other landmarks. The city is very close to many different amusement parks, including the world-famous Walt Disney World Resort, which is why Kissimmee is a popular place to stay for park-goers. Other surrounding amusement parks to check out include the Universal Orlando Resort and the SeaWorld Parks & Resorts. If amusement parks are not your thing, you could also check out the local Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, which showcases artifacts related to the ill-fated ship. And don't miss the Bok Tower Gardens, which offers an amazing green space for picnics.

If you wish to try the best dishes in town, try Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, which offers some of the best authentically American steaks in town, coupled with fine wine. Another great choice is Jaleo, run by the award-winning chef José Andrés.

The principal train station in Kissimmee is the Grand Central Station, which serves Amtrak Silver Service trains. The main bus station is located at 1979 E Osceola Pkwy. Both bus and train service connect Kissimmee to cities including Orlando, Miami, Atlanta, and more.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Jacksonville?

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Main departure station: JTA Intercity Bus Terminal

The modern, light-filled Intercity Bus Terminal at 1111 W Forsyth Street in Jacksonville helps travelers reach destinations throughout Florida and the Southern United States. Bus service to and from Jacksonville’s primary station is operated by Red Coach, Greyhound, and Jefferson Lines. The station is located in the downtown business district and, as the city’s central transportation hub, includes connections to the Skyway monorail as well as rental bike services and taxi services. You’ll find a cafe and grill onsite so you can grab a meal or take snacks to go.

All bus stations in Jacksonville:

  • JTA Intercity Bus Terminal

  • Cracker Barrel - Rear Parking Lot

Where does the bus arrive in Kissimmee?

Main arrival station: 1395 E Osceola Pkwy

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Kissimmee.

All bus stations in Kissimmee:

  • 1395 E Osceola Pkwy

  • 1979 E Osceola Pkwy

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