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There are 6 ways to get from Tamarac to Tampa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 1m

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

$83 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station Fort Lauderdale to Marion Transit Center Tampa

$27 - $43

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 13m

  1. Drive from Tamarac to Tampa 259.6 miles

$25 - $40

Bus to Miami, fly  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from University D/Mcnab R to Golden Glades Park & Ride
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA

$67 - $260

Line 02 bus, line 22 bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly, bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the line 02 bus from University D/Nw 72 S - to West Terminal
  2. Take the line 22 bus from West Terminal to Tcra/Ft Lauderdale 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

$61 - $250

Line 02 bus, line 22 bus, train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly, bus  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the line 02 bus from University D/Nw 72 S - to West Terminal
  2. Take the line 22 bus from West Terminal to Tcra/Ft Lauderdale Station
  3. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to West Palm Beach Station
  4. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Tampa (TPA) PBI - TPA
  5. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center

$82 - $426

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The cheapest way to get from Tamarac to Tampa is to bus which costs $27 - $45 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Tamarac to Tampa is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tamarac to Tampa. However, there are services departing from University D/Nw 72 S - and arriving at Marion Transit Center Tampa via West Terminal and Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station Fort Lauderdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Tamarac and Tampa is 182 miles. The road distance is 259.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Tamarac to Tampa without a car is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs $80 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to get from Tamarac to Tampa, including transfers.

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Tamarac to Tampa bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station Fort Lauderdale.

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The best way to get from Tamarac to Tampa is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs $80 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $45 and takes 8h.

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

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Tamarac to Tampa bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Marion Transit Center Tampa station.

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Map of how to get from Tamarac to Tampa.
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  • Distance: 182.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Tamarac, FL, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Tamarac to Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4h 43m. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Tamarac to Tampa twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 55m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa via Marsh Harbour
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
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
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station Fort Lauderdale to Marion Transit Center Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
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Broward County Transit
Website
broward.org
Bus from University D/Mcnab R to Golden Glades Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
broward.org
Bus from University D/Nw 72 S - to West Terminal
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
broward.org
Bus from West Terminal to Tcra/Ft Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
broward.org
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37m
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 TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound to Marion Transit Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net

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Yes, the driving distance between Tamarac to Tampa is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4h 13m to drive from Tamarac to Tampa.

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