There are 3 ways to get from Orlando to Tampa by bus, train or car
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Bus • 1 h 40 min
$14 - $35
2 alternative options
Train • 2 h 3 min
$29 - $65
Drive • 1 h 26 min
$8 - $12
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Tampa is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Orlando to Tampa is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 26 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at Tampa, Fl. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Orlando Amtrak and arriving at Tampa Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.
The distance between Orlando and Tampa is 78 miles. The road distance is 85 miles.
The best way to get from Orlando to Tampa without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $14 - $35.
The bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Orlando to Tampa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Orlando, Fl station.
Orlando to Tampa train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Orlando Amtrak station.
The best way to get from Orlando to Tampa is to bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $14 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $29 - $65 and takes 2 h 3 min.
What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?
Greyhound USA operates a bus from Orlando to Tampa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Orlando to Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min.
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.
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 3 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $29 - $65
- Coach Seat
- $29 - $45
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $50 - $75
- Business Coach Seat
- $40 - $65
- $150 - $220
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.
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 40 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $14 - $35
- $14 - $21
- $25 - $35
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More Questions & Answers
Orlando to Tampa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tampa, Fl station.
Orlando to Tampa train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tampa Amtrak station.
Yes, the driving distance between Orlando to Tampa is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Orlando to Tampa.
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