There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Tampa by plane, bus, train, night bus 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 Boston to Tampa  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Tampa (TPA) BOS - TPA

$100 - $723

9 alternative options

Fly Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  7 h 36 min

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

$237 - $1,003

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Tampa  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Tampa (TPA) MHT - TPA

$213 - $822

Train to Providence, fly to Tampa  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Tampa (TPA) PVD - TPA

$159 - $669

Fly Boston to Orlando, train  •  8 h 21 min

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

$136 - $741

Bus to Hartford, fly to Tampa  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Tampa (TPA) BDL - TPA

$150 - $643

Bus  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Tampa, FL Atlanta Tours

$125

Train  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$237 - $631

Night bus, bus  •  31 h 36 min

  1. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl

$140 - $356

Drive  •  22 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Tampa 1353.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Tampa is to bus which costs $125 and takes 25 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Tampa is to fly which costs $100 - $750 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Boston and Tampa is 1190 miles. The road distance is 1353.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Boston to Tampa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Tampa. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Tampa, FL via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Tampa. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Tampa Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 7 min.

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The nearest airport to Tampa is Tampa (TPA) Airport which is 5 miles away. Other nearby airports include St. Petersburg (PIE) (14.6 miles), Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) (39.4 miles), Orlando (MCO) (78.1 miles) and Ft. Myers (RSW) (107.8 miles).

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Map of how to get from Boston to Tampa.
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  • Distance: 1190.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and four other airlines fly from Boston to Tampa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Tampa via New York and New York, NY in around 25 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Manchester to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Providence to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Providence to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Providence to Tampa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,400
Flights from Manchester to Tampa via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Providence to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Hartford to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
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 Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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 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
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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 Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.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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