There are 9 ways to get from Albany to Tampa by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Albany to Tampa  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Tampa (TPA) ALB - TPA

$214 - $954

Cheapest option

Bus Atlanta Tours Inc  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St. Capital Bus Tours
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Tampa, FL Atlanta Tours

$120

7 alternative options

Fly Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) ALB - SRQ
  2. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl

$276 - $1,234

Fly Albany to Orlando, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Orlando (MCO) ALB - MCO
  2. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak

$156 - $442

Bus to Hartford, fly to Tampa  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Tampa (TPA) BDL - TPA

$158 - $660

Train to Newark, fly to Tampa  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tampa (TPA) EWR - TPA

$172 - $704

Train  •  28 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$203 - $561

Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 251
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl

$134 - $341

Drive  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Tampa 1278.6 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Tampa is to bus which costs $120 and takes 24 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Tampa is to fly which costs $210 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Albany and Tampa is 1133 miles. The road distance is 1278.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Albany to Tampa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Tampa. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. and arriving at Tampa, FL via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Tampa. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Tampa Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Tampa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Tampa via New York - 19 Pike St. and New York, NY in around 24 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Albany to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Albany to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Orlando via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Albany to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Albany to Orlando via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Albany to Tampa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Albany to Sarasota/Bradenton via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Albany to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Hartford to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $480
Room
$600 - $900
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St.
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from New York, NY to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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