There are 11 ways to get from New York to Tampa by plane, bus, train 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 Newark to Tampa  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tampa (TPA) EWR - TPA

$130 - $622

Cheapest option

Bus Atlanta Tours Inc  •  20 h 15 min

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

$100

9 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Tampa  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Tampa (TPA) JFK - TPA

$119 - $614

Fly New York La Guardia to Tampa  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Tampa (TPA) LGA - TPA

$108 - $563

Fly New York JFK to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) JFK - SRQ
  2. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Tampa, Fl

$161 - $384

Train to White Plains, fly to Tampa  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Tampa (TPA) HPN - TPA

$165 - $574

Train to Islip, fly to Tampa  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Tampa (TPA) ISP - TPA

$177 - $671

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Tampa  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Tampa (TPA) PHL - TPA

$168 - $763

Train  •  25 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star

$160 - $480

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl 1003
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl 3749 / ...

$117 - $298

Drive  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Drive from New York to Tampa 1140 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Tampa is to bus which costs $100 and takes 20 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Tampa is to fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between New York and Tampa is 1011 miles. The road distance is 1140 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from New York to Tampa, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Tampa, FL. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Tampa Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from New York to Tampa.
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  • Distance: 1011.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and four other airlines fly from New York to Tampa hourly. Alternatively, Atlanta Tours Inc operates a bus from New York to Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $100 and the journey takes 20 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sarasota/Bradenton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from White Plains to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from White Plains to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Sarasota/Bradenton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from White Plains to Tampa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Islip to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Islip to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Islip to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Islip to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 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
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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