Ground Transportation


Taxi Service
Taxi services are available just outside the baggage claim area on the west end of the terminal. Quality service provided by Diplomat Taxi is available for all arriving flights. The Taxi Starter will help you get a taxi and be on your way. In addition, prearranged limousines, courtesy vehicles, and other taxi services board in this location.
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:SRQ-Ground-Transport
Shuttle Service
A variety of hotels and resorts in the Sarasota Bradenton area offer excellent 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.
  • Courtyard by Marriott Sarasota Airport
  • Hampton Inn & Suites - SRQ Airport
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Holiday Inn - SRQ Airport
  • Hotel Indigo - Sarasota
  • Hyatt Place
  • Hyatt Regency Sarasota
  • Residence Inn by Marriott
  • Ritz Carlton Sarasota
  • Springhill Suites by Marriott
Related Questions & Answers

[expand title="Can I use a taxi service other than Diplomat?"] Yes, but you must call ahead and arrange for pick-up in the second lane of the Ground Transportation queuing area. A taxi starter will be available near the exit door to the Ground Transportation area to assist you. Several local hotels are available by direct line at the Reservation Center located in baggage claim. Other local hotels offer prearranged shuttle service. The courtesy shuttles may meet you in the ground transportation queuing area. Bus schedules are available under the SCAT ad in the baggage wing just past the rental car counters, at the information booth near the down escalator, and the information booth on the second level, as well as posted in the bus shelter in the ground transportation queuing area. No, the Airport does not offer shuttle service to other airports. [/expand]