There are 7 ways to get from Miami 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 The Florida Express Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. 304 / ...

$57 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 52 min

  1. 1008 / ...

$34 - $89

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Silver Star

$49 - $124

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. 286.4 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from Miami, line 30 bus, line 9 bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. MIA - TPA

$71 - $261

Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly, line 30 bus, line 9 bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. FLL - TPA

$66 - $253

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 $55 - $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
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
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
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
$55 - $65
Schedules at
busticketreservations.com
Book at
busticketreservations.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 30 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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Miami and Busch Gardens Tampa is 335 km. The road distance is 458 km.

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

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

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.

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