There are 7 ways to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) by bus, train, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Oia Transfer Center to Destination Parkway And International Drive 42 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Tampa, FL - McDonalds 300 / ...

$33 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Oia Transfer Center to N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to Marion Transit Center Tampa
  3. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility 30 / ...

$14 - $26

5 alternative options

Line 42 bus, line 108 bus, train, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Oia Transfer Center to Florida Mall Superstop 42 / ...
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Florida Mall Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station 108 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility 30 / ...

$36 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) 93.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Orlando to Tampa Airport (TPA) 93.6 miles

$190 - $270

Shuttle  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Orlando to Tampa Airport (TPA)

$16 - $75

Towncar via Orlando Airport (MCO)  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport 93.6 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) station. However, there are services departing from Oia Transfer Center and arriving at SkyConnect Passenger Terminal Station via Orlando, FL - McDonalds, Palm Av @ 20th St, Marion Transit Center and SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Orlando Airport (MCO) and Tampa Airport (TPA) is 81 miles. The road distance is 93.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA), including transfers.

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Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) bus services, operated by Lynx Central Florida Transport, depart from Oia Transfer Center station.

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Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Tampa, FL - McDonalds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA).

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There are 288+ hotels available in Tampa Airport (TPA). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA).
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  • Distance: 81.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Orlando Airport (MCO), USA and Tampa Airport (TPA), USA?

You can take a bus from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport (TPA) via Destination Parkway And International Drive, Orlando, FL - McDonalds, Tampa, FL - McDonalds, Palm Av @ 20th St, Marion Transit Center, Airport Rental Car Facility, and SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station in around 4 h 39 min.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kissimmee Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Lynx Central Florida Transport
Website
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to Destination Parkway And International Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Oia Transfer Center to Florida Mall Superstop
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Florida Mall Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Orlando Airport to Orlando
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
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
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Orlando to Tampa Airport (TPA)
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Shuttle from Orlando to Tampa Airport (TPA)
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Orlando Airport (MCO) to Tampa Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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