Live more. Drive less.
Experience the new Sarasota Bay Runner Trolley!
the bay, and the beach
The Bay Runner is a free trolley service that connects the best of Sarasota keys and Downtown, for an ultimate outdoor Florida experience. The goal of the Bay Runner is to provide an enjoyable experience that reduces travel time, congestion, and makes getting around easier for visitors, residents, and employees.
Leave the "getting there" to us
The Bay Runner invites you to take it easy, leaving the stress of “getting there” behind as you smoothly move from beach to shops to dining to cultural venues to a vibrant nightlife scene, free of worry about driving and parking. Where you go is up to you! The Bay Runner is here to make your journey enjoyable, convenient and safe.
Stroll down Main Street, take in a show, discover your new favorite restaurant, check out world-renowned art galleries, or pop over to the newly opened Legacy Trail for a scenic bike ride.
St. Armand's Circle
Enjoy fine dining, exceptional shopping, luxurious salons and spas all in an atmosphere of casual elegance.
Experience the natural beauty of one of Sarasota's most charming beaches, without having to worry about finding a parking space.
Simply bike or drive to a convenient parking location in St. Armands, and catch the Bay Runner to Downtown. Returning to the key is a breeze because the Bay Runner operates 7 days a week, until midnight.
How can I use the Bay Runner?
Download The Bay Runner App
Download the Bay Runner app for the convenience of having everything you need to know about your trip – right at your fingertips!
Plan your adventure
Where will you go next? Use the Bay Runner app to plan your trip.
Track the Trolley in Real-time
Use the Bay Runner app to find out exactly when the next trolley will be making a stop near you.