Ground Transportation

Luxury Sedan and SUV Service

On-Demand Eco-friendly Sedans, Luxury Sedans, and SUV’s are available just outside the baggage claim area on the west end of the terminal. SRQ’s select on-demand transportation is provided by ALD Limo and is available for all arriving flights. A uniformed starter will connect you with a luxury vehicle of your choice, provide you with a fixed rate based on your destination location, load your luggage, and get you on your way. Download the ALD Limo free mobile app to find guaranteed rates. You may contact ALD Limo Premium Limousine Service at 855-799-LIMO, or at the following link:

COVID-19 Update:
ALD Limo has installed a new layer of protection inside every vehicle – sneeze guards. The protective screens will stand between a passenger and a driver so that any airborne droplets will be blocked. Vehicles are sanitized after each customer and face masks are required for drivers.

Transportation Network Companies (TNC’s)

You may request a ride with Uber and Lyft by connecting to their rideshare app.  Follow the instructions in the app about where to meet your driver. You can also look for signs that point to the designated pickup zone, which is located at the far west end of the ticket wing in the Ground Transportation area.  More information can be found on their websites at:


Public Transit

Public transit services are available in the Ground Transportation area located at the west end of the baggage claim area. Buses from both Manatee and Sarasota counties make regular stops 12 hours per day (except Sundays and holidays) in the Ground Transportation queuing area. You may contact the transit companies directly for schedule and fare information.

View bus schedules below: 

Shuttle Service

A variety of hotels and resorts in the Sarasota Bradenton area offer ground transportation to and from SRQ. The list below includes properties that advertise shuttle service from SRQ. The airport recommends contacting your hotel or resort prior to arrival for transportation information even if it is not on the list below.
  • Art Ovation
  • Cityside Apartments
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton - Sarasota
  • Even Hotel Sarasota
  • Holiday Inn - SRQ Airport
  • Hotel Indigo – Sarasota
  • Hyatt Place Sarasota Airport
  • IMG Academy

Related Questions & Answers

Can I use a taxi or limo service other than ALD Limo?

Yes, but you must call ahead and arrange for pick-up in the second lane of the Ground Transportation queuing area. The service of your choice must possess a current annual Ground Transportation Permit. Transportation providers permitted at SRQ for 2022 include:
  • AAA American Luxury Car Service
  • ALD Limo Corporation
  • Alpha Limousine & Chauffeur Service
  • A2B Chauffeur Sarasota
  • Blue Ribbon Transportation
  • Blue Sky Airport Limo Service
  • Boca Grande Limousines
  • Carey Limousines of Tampa Bay
  • Crown Royal Limousine
  • Crown Transportation
  • Dolphin Transportation Specialists
  • Driverseat Sarasota
  • Executive Coach Transportation
  • Island Limousines
  • Joseph Transportation Services
  • Longboat Limousines
  • LSG International
  • Marc Limo Service
  • Network Transportation Solutions
  • Official Transportation SRQ
  • Olympus Limo of Tampa Bay
  • Palm Tree Transportation
  • Prime Time Limousines
  • Progressive Airport Transportation Services
  • Regal Transport of Sarasota
  • Robert Briley Transportation Services
  • Seabreeze Limo
  • Siesta Trolley
  • Steve's Island Hopper
  • Sunwise Airport Van & Car Service
  • Tarpon Executive Car Service
  • Tuffy's Elite Transportation
  • White Glove Transportation 

What if no taxis are available when I arrive?

A taxi starter will be available near the exit door to the Ground Transportation area to assist you.  You may also pick up an airport courtesy phone located near the exit doors for assistance. 

Where can I get bus schedules?

Bus schedules are available near the exit of the Ground Transportation area, in the baggage wing just past the rental car counters, as well as posted in the bus shelter in the Ground Transportation queuing area.

Do you have shuttle service to other airports?

Please contact ALD Limo for rates to other airports.