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

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Bus to Tampa, fly  •  3 h 51 min

  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  •  10 h 50 min

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

$50 - $130

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Bus to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly  •  5 h 8 min

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

$143 - $324

Train to Orlando, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Atlanta (ATL) MCO - ATL

$75 - $305

Bus La Cubana  •  8 h

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

$162

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Atlanta 459.3 miles

$45 - $65

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

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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 8 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min 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 1 h 27 min.

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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 7 h 26 min to drive from Tampa to Atlanta.

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

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Book your Tampa to Atlanta bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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  • Distance: 419.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
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 Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31 min
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 Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Tampa Amtrak to Bradenton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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.

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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
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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