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There are 4 ways to get from Atlanta to Tampa by plane, bus or car

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Fly, bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Tampa (TPA) ATL - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center

$70 - $506

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  12h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl 3863
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3729 / ...

$60 - $147

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Bus La Cubana  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Tampa, FL Atlanta route

$162

Drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Tampa 459 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Tampa is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 7h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Tampa is to fly and bus which costs $65 - $550 and takes 3h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Tampa. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Tampa, Fl via Tallahassee, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 40m.

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The distance between Atlanta and Tampa is 419 miles. The road distance is 459 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Tampa without a car is to bus which takes 8h 51m and costs $162.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Atlanta to Tampa, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Tampa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Atlanta to Tampa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tampa, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Tampa is 459 miles. It takes approximately 7h 26m to drive from Atlanta to Tampa.

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  • Distance: 419.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Atlanta to Tampa 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 7h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Bus operators
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound to Marion Transit Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Spirit Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 241+ hotels available in Tampa. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17m and costs $3.

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