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There are 7 ways to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) by bus, train, car, towncar or shuttle

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Line 42 bus, bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Oia Transfer Center to Destination Parkway And International Drive 42 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Tampa, FL - McDonalds 300 / ...

$33 - $68

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Orlando Airport to Tampa Airport (TPA)

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Line 111 bus, train, bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Oia Transfer Center to Sand Lake Rd Sunrail Station 111 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sand Lake Road to Kissimmee
  3. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
  4. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility 30 / ...

$35 - $67

Line 42 bus, line 108 bus, train, bus  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Oia Transfer Center to Florida Mall Superstop 42 / ...
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Florida Mall Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station 108 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
  4. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility 30 / ...

$36 - $66

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) 93.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from Orlando Airport to Tampa Airport (TPA) 93.6 miles

$190 - $270

Towncar via Orlando Airport (MCO)  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport 93.6 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) is to towncar which costs $190 - $270 and takes 1h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) station. However, there are services departing from Oia Transfer Center and arriving at SkyConnect Passenger Terminal Station via Orlando, FL - McDonalds, Palm Av @ 20th St, Marion Transit Center and SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Orlando Airport (MCO) and Tampa Airport (TPA) is 81 miles. The road distance is 93.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) without a car is to line 42 bus and bus which takes 4h 16m and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA), including transfers.

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Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) bus services, operated by Lynx Central Florida Transport, depart from Oia Transfer Center station.

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Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Tampa, FL - McDonalds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA).

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Map of how to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA).
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  • Distance: 81.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Orlando Airport (MCO), USA and Tampa Airport (TPA), USA?

You can take a bus from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) via Destination Parkway And International Drive, Orlando, FL - McDonalds, Tampa, FL - McDonalds, Palm Av @ 20th St, Marion Transit Center, Airport Rental Car Facility, and SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station in around 4h 16m.

Train operators
SunRail
Website
sunrail.com
Train from Sand Lake Road to Kissimmee
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sunrail.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Lynx Central Florida Transport
Website
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to Destination Parkway And International Drive
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to Sand Lake Rd Sunrail Station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to Florida Mall Superstop
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Florida Mall Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Tampa, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Orlando Airport to Tampa Airport (TPA)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Orlando Airport to Tampa Airport (TPA)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Private
$190 - $270
Towncar from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Private
$190 - $270

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