There are 8 ways to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Tampa, FL - McDonalds 304 / ...

$29 - $63

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Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$49 - $124

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 52 min

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

$34 - $89

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa 286.4 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Miami to Tampa, bus, line 9 bus  •  5 h 8 min

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

$66 - $257

Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Tampa, bus, line 9 bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
  2. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer 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

Train to Miami, fly to Orlando, bus, line 5 bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Miami International Airport Station Northbound
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Tampa, FL - McDonalds
  4. Take the line 5 bus from 22nd St @ 13th Ave to McKinley Dr @ Linebaugh Av

$93 - $434

Train, train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Tampa, bus, line 9 bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
  2. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to West Palm Beach Station
  3. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Tampa (TPA) PBI - 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

$85 - $428

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa. However, there are services departing from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal and arriving at McKinley Dr @ Linebaugh Av via 22nd St @ 13th Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Miami and Busch Gardens Tampa is 209 miles. The road distance is 286.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 29 min and costs $29 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa, including transfers.

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Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, depart from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa is to bus which takes 6 h 29 min and costs $29 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $130 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Tampa, FL - McDonalds station.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa.
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  • Distance: 209.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

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

The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $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
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Train operators
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 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
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Miami International Airport Station Northbound
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Tri Rail
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from MetroRail Transfer Station to Fort Lauderdale Airport Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tri-rail.com
Train from MetroRail Transfer Station to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tri-rail.com
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Tampa, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
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Bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Tampa, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
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 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
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Bus from 22nd St @ 13th Ave to McKinley Dr @ Linebaugh Av
Ave. Duration
27 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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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa is 286 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Miami to Busch Gardens Tampa.

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American Airlines offers flights from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 222+ hotels available in Busch Gardens Tampa. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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