There are 6 ways to get from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus Red Coach  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Airport to Tampa USF RedCoach

$40 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Tampa, Fl 1008 / ...

$34 - $89

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Hollywood Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$52 - $129

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa 290.8 miles

$28 - $45

Line 150 bus to Miami, fly, bus, line 9 bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 150 bus from Collins Av & 17 St to Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA
  3. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
  4. Take the line 9 bus from Marion Transit Center to 30th St @ 97th Av

$69 - $260

Line 150 bus, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly, bus, line 9 bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 150 bus from Collins Av & 17 St to Airport Station
  2. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Airport Station
  3. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  4. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
  5. Take the line 9 bus from Marion Transit Center to 30th St @ 97th Av

$64 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Miami Beach and Busch Gardens Tampa is 211 miles. The road distance is 290.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa. However, there are services departing from Collins Av & 17 St and arriving at 30th St @ 97th Av via Miami, Fl and Marion Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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The nearest airport to Busch Gardens Tampa is Tampa (TPA) Airport which is 8.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include St. Petersburg (PIE) (18.9 miles), Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) (45.9 miles), Orlando (MCO) (73.4 miles) and Ft. Myers (RSW) (112.7 miles).

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Map of how to get from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa.
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  • Distance: 211.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 44 min

What companies run services between Miami Beach, FL, USA and Busch Gardens Tampa, FL, USA?

Red Coach operates a bus from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Miami Beach to Busch Gardens Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 59 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hollywood Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Miami Airport to Tampa USF
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
redcoachusa.com
Standard Fare
$35 - $80
Web Fare
$35 - $55
Flexible Fare
$40 - $90
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 Miami, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to 30th St @ 97th Av
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohart.org
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
19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net

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