There are 9 ways to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Tampa to Charlotte, bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Charlotte (CLT) TPA - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride

$61 - $293

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Bus  •  15h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Florence, Sc 1008

$57 - $82

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Fly St. Petersburg to Greenville/Spartanburg  •  2h 4m

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (PIE) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) PIE - GSP

$117 - $414

Fly St. Petersburg to Concord, bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (PIE) to Concord (USA) PIE - USA
  2. Take the bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride

$94 - $245

Fly St. Petersburg to Asheville, bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (PIE) to Asheville (AVL) PIE - AVL
  2. Take the bus from Asheville to Greenville

$109 - $417

Bus via Florence, SC  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa to Florence, SC

$58 - $76

Train  •  14h 15m

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Florence Amtrak Station Silver Meteor

$88 - $132

Train via Savannah  •  14h 23m

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Savannah Amtrak Station Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak Station to Florence Amtrak Station Palmetto / ...

$89 - $135

Drive  •  8h 39m

  1. Drive from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Florence 514.9 miles

$50 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina is to fly which costs $110 - $420 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina. However, there are services departing from TPA Internat'l Airport Post Office and arriving at Florence, Sc via Tampa, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 33m.

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The distance between Tampa Airport (TPA) and South Carolina is 416 miles. The road distance is 514.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina without a car is to bus via Florence, SC which takes 12h 6m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina, including transfers.

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Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tampa, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina is to fly which takes 2h 4m and costs $110 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus via Florence, SC, which costs $55 - $80 and takes 12h 6m, you could also train, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 14h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Florence, Sc station.

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Map of how to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 416.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Tampa Airport (TPA), USA and South Carolina, USA?

Allegiant Air flies from Tampa Airport (TPA) to Greenville 3 times a week. Alternatively, Atlanta Tours Inc operates a bus from Tampa to Florence, SC once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 10h 15m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Tampa to Charlotte via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from St. Petersburg to Concord
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $160
Flights from St. Petersburg to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
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 Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Train from Tampa Union Station to Savannah Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Savannah Amtrak Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Bus operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from Tampa to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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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 Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina is 515 miles. It takes approximately 8h 39m to drive from Tampa Airport (TPA) to South Carolina.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tampa Airport (TPA) to St. Petersburg Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $40 - $50.

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