Hop aboard the Downtown Looper and find your easy way around downtown St. Petersburg. From Williams Park and Pier parking lots, you can connect to PSTA routes throughout Pinellas County, including the beaches. Look for the bright red and yellow trolleys, hop aboard for just 50 cents, and connect to all the city’s major museums and attractions. The Downtown Looper route operates 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to midnight Friday & Saturday. For more info, please visit www.loopertrolley.com
PSTA buses run several routes through downtown St. Pete and over to St. Pete Beach. For bus schedules and rates, please visit www.psta.net.
TAXIS, PEDICABS, UBER & LYFT
There are several taxi cab companies that service St. Pete and provide airport transportation. St. Pete’s Pedi Cab company provides a green alternative at www.stpetepedicab.com. There is also UBER transportation available at www.uber.com, or LYFT transport at www.lyft.com.
Biking is a popular and fun way to explore downtown St. Pete. Coast Bike Share has bicycle pick-up and drop-off locations throughout downtown, and they offer a mobile app for easy rental. Visit www.coastbikeshare.com for more information. A major highlight for cyclists is The Pinellas Trail, which provides 38 miles of continuous biking.
FROM THE TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Airport code TPA)
TIA provides numerous airlines and flights to choose from, and convenient shuttles from the gates to the landside terminal. The airport is 25-30 minutes from downtown St. Pete, and is located at 4100 George J.Bean Parkway, Tampa, FL 33607. www.tampaairport.com 813-870-8770