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

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Bus to Tampa, fly  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Atlanta (ATL) TPA - ATL

$70 - $505

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Atlanta, Ga 3734

$50 - $130

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Amtrak Thruway to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
  2. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Atlanta (ATL) SRQ - ATL

$143 - $324

Bus La Cubana  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route

$162

Bus, Megabus  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Gainesville - UF RedCoach
  2. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta

$71 - $100

Drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Drive from Tampa to Atlanta 459.3 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Tampa to Atlanta is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 7h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Tampa to Atlanta is to bus and fly which costs $70 - $550 and takes 3h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Atlanta, Ga. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 50m.

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The distance between Tampa and Atlanta is 419 miles. The road distance is 459.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Atlanta without a car is to bus which takes 8h and costs $162.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Tampa to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Tampa to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tampa, Fl station.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 27m.

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Tampa to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Atlanta, Ga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Atlanta is 459 miles. It takes approximately 7h 26m to drive from Tampa to Atlanta.

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  • Distance: 419.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Tampa to Atlanta 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 7h 15m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Bus operators
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 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
23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
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
Bus from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Gainesville - UF
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$45 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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