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Buses from Kissimmee to St Petersburg

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Kissimmee - St Petersburg Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Kissimmee to St Petersburg. Traveling by bus from Kissimmee to St Petersburg usually takes around 2 hours and 35 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance83 mi (134 km)
Shortest duration2h 35m
Cheapest price$9.99
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Kissimmee to St Petersburg?

Typically $12.31 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to St Petersburg. This one of the best deals on bus tickets we have seen recently on Wanderu, we recommend booking your travel as prices tend to go up quickly. 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.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Kissimmee to St Petersburg by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $12 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches


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 $7.30 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Kissimmee to St Petersburg?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Kissimmee to St Petersburg. 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 US12h 36m$14.06
  • 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 Kissimmee to St. Pete Beach, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Kissimmee to St. Pete Beach 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 Kissimmee to St. Pete Beach?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 83 miles from Kissimmee to St Petersburg. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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 Kissimmee to St Petersburg 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Kissimmee?

There is usually only one bus per day from Kissimmee to St Petersburg. It leaves the station in Kissimmee at 12:00pm 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 trips to St Petersburg are there per day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Kissimmee to St Petersburg. 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 Kissimmee to St Petersburg; ticket prices start at $21.00.

City Information


Kissimmee, FL - KIS-0

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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.

St Petersburg

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As the city with the most consecutive days of sunshine in the United States, St. Petersburg is a perfect place to enjoy some fun under the sun! The most popular destination in the city is St. Pete's Beach, where soft sand meets the warm Gulf of Mexico. This beach is also the home to some of the best seafood stalls in town, so be sure to bring an empty stomach. If you are interested in art, the local Dalí Museum offers a vast and expansive collection of artworks by the famous surrealist. For those interested in plays and other theatrical pieces, The Mahaffey Theater, with its unique architecture, will be a great destination to visit.

When it comes to food, St. Petersburg certainly does not disappoint. If it is seafood that you are craving, check out 400 Beach Seafood and Tap House, which offers fresh seafood dishes such as oysters, shrimps, and calamari. Another top-tier choice is The Moon Under Water, which has become a local favorite.

St. Petersburg is served by intercity bus service, and the nearest Amtrak train service is across the bay in Tampa. From St. Petersburg, you can travel to other top Florida destinations, including Orlando, Ocala, and Fort Myers. When it's time to fly out, the Pete – Clearwater International Airport offers frequent flights from a conveniently central location between St. Petersburg and Clearwater.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Kissimmee?

Main departure station: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Parking

Most buses depart from the main station in Kissimmee.

All bus stations in Kissimmee:

  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Parking

Where does the bus arrive in St Petersburg?

Main arrival station: Central Ave & Dr. Martin Luther King Jr St S

All buses from Kissimmee arrive at one main station in St. Pete Beach.

All bus stations in St Petersburg:

  • Central Ave & Dr. Martin Luther King Jr St S

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