Duration 3 days 16h
Distance 1148.3 miles
Average price $348
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Austin and Tampa takes 3 days 16h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Austin to Tampa. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Austin Amtrak Station
    Texas Eagle
  2. San Antonio Amtrak Station
    Sunset Limited
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Greensboro Amtrak Station
    Piedmont / ...
  5. Cary Amtrak Station
    Silver Star
  6. Tampa
2 days 10h
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$283 - $413

Austin to Tampa train times

Trains run twice a week between Austin and Tampa. The service departs Austin at 18:30 in the evening, which arrives into Tampa at 12:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 16h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Austin to Tampa? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Austin station to Tampa station. However, there are services departing from Austin Amtrak Station and arriving at Tampa Union Station via San Antonio Amtrak Station, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, Greensboro Amtrak Station and Cary Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10h.

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The distance between Austin and Tampa is 941 miles. The road distance is 1148.3 miles.

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Austin to Tampa train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin Amtrak Station.

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Austin to Tampa train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tampa Union Station.

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Tampa is 1h ahead of Austin. It is currently 3:56 PM in Austin and 4:56 PM in Tampa.

There are 280+ hotels available in Tampa. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Austin and Tampa?

You can take a train from Austin to Tampa via San Antonio Amtrak Station, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, Greensboro Amtrak Station, and Cary Amtrak Station in around 2 days 10h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40

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