Anna Maria Island Water Taxi and Alternative Transportation

Anna Maria Island – When visiting Anna Maria Island there are many forms of alternative transportation available. Find stress free car free ways to get around in style, and feel like a local! Take advantage of the free trolley, Ride AMI shuttle service, water taxi, and Beach Monkeys electric shuttles. All of these options are inexpensive, and are a convenient mode of transport.

Anna Maria Island Free Trolley

The free trolley is a great way to explore with air conditioned service, and it runs approximately every 20 minutes. Free trolley service is available from 6am to 10:30pm daily. The trolley is part of the Manatee County Area Transit, and circulates from Anna Maria city Pier to Coquina beach.

Alternative Transportation
There are trolley stops all along Anna Maria Island, so you can get to just about any island destination with ease.

Ride AMI Water Taxi and Shuttle

Ride AMI offers a multi-modal transit solution connecting Anna Maria Island, Cortez Fishing Village and Downtown Bradenton. Adventures Away of Bradenton developed Ride AMI, so they can offer both small group shuttle service and water taxis. Water Taxi service can be hailed online, by phone or even in person. Prices for adult water taxi service start as low as $5 per an adult and $3 per child.

Additionally, Ride AMI offers airport shuttle services to six different airports, and they have a large inventory of rentals. Outdoor equipment, beach gear, scooters, boats, jet skis and golf cart rentals are available for keeping you entertained.

Ride AMI is offering shuttle service along Bridge Street and Cortez Beach with a suggested $2/person gratuity. Ride AMI has plans to expand their shuttle service along all of Anna Maria Island.

Additional Shuttle Service

In addition to Ride AMI there are several other options for shuttle service on Anna Maria Island. Here is a list of Airport shuttle services to airports, and special events. This list includes limousine services, so you can have a special ride for a luxury experience.

Island Monkeys Electric Shuttle and Bus

Island Monkeys shuttle service has been operating on Anna Maria Island for several years. Services include an eight person golf cart shuttle and two 15 passenger buses. Island Monkeys except gratuity only, and operate from 6am until 10:30pm. contact Island Monkeys at 941-565-6542 to schedule a ride.

Anna Maria Island vacation rentals

Island Real Estate has the island’s largest selection of vacation rentals to choose from! Visit or call 877-778-6066 to plan your Anna Maria Island, Florida vacation today!

Anna Maria Island vacation rental
North Beach Village is a great Anna Maria Island vacation rental centrally located on the island, and Accommodates up to 6 guests. This town house is just a short stroll to gulf beaches, and is near trolley stops. Click on the image above to reserve your stay today!