A transportation access fee is assessed to support USF’s transportation infrastructure and to increase student access to transportation services. Services include access to motorist assistance and public transportation through the PSTA.
The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) is the public transit provider in Pinellas County, offering numerous routes throughout the county, including express routes that travel to Tampa. USF St. Petersburg ID holders ride free.
PSTA also offers the SunRunner, a hybrid electric rapid bus that can take individuals from downtown to the beach in 35 minutes. The SunRunner has a stop by the parking garage at 6th Ave S & 3rd St S, with service arriving every 15 minutes.