There are 6 ways to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex by bus, taxi, 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

Line 30 bus, line 12 bus, bus, taxi  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from TPA Internat'l Airport Post Office to Marion Transit Center 30 / ...
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Marion Transit Center to 22nd St @ 13th Ave 12 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Orlando, FL - McDonalds 301 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Orlando to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
  5. Take a taxi from Port Canaveral, FL - Disney to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

$125 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus via Melbourne, FL  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl 1008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Melbourne, Fl 3767 / ...

$109 - $177

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival Javax Bus

$127 - $172

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center Tampa to Orlando
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney Javax Bus

$109 - $135

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex 135.4 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney

$149 - $344

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tampa Airport (TPA) and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is 120 miles. The road distance is 135.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex without a car is to line 30 bus and line 12 bus and bus and taxi which takes 5 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

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Spirit Airlines, Silver Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
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  • Distance: 119.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Tampa Airport (TPA), USA and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex via Florida Ave @ Polk St, Tampa, Fl, Orlando, Fl, Melbourne, Fl, Melbourne, FL, and Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
59 min
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from TPA Internat'l Airport Post Office to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Bus from Marion Transit Center to 22nd St @ 13th Ave
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
HART
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Orlando, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Orlando to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

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.

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 Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Melbourne, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Other operators
Taxi from Port Canaveral, FL - Disney to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Best Taxi and Shuttle
Phone
+1 321-482-3452
Website
besttaxiandshuttle.com
Titusville PSJ Taxi
Phone
+1 321-747-7900

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