There are 8 ways to get from Tampa to Delaware by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Tampa, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Philadelphia (PHL) TPA - PHL
  3. Take the train from Chester to Wilmington

$91 - $563

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Fly Tampa to Newark, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Newark (EWR) TPA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak

$147 - $687

Train to Orlando, fly to Philadelphia  •  7 h 42 min

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

$101 - $673

Fly Tampa to Baltimore, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Baltimore (BWI) TPA - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak

$166 - $764

Bus, train  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Philadelphia, PA Atlanta route
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Wilmington Wilmington/Newark Line

$145 - $180

Train  •  23 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak Silver Star

$150 - $440

Bus  •  27 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1002
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Wilmington, De 7910 / ...

$107 - $264

Drive  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Wilmington 1017.7 miles

$95 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Delaware. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Wilmington, De via Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tampa Amtrak and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h 13 min.

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The distance between Tampa and Delaware is 851 miles. The road distance is 1017.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Delaware without a car is to bus and train which takes 21 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Tampa to Delaware, including transfers.

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

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Tampa to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tampa Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Delaware is to train which takes 23 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 29 min.

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Tampa to Delaware bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wilmington, De station.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Delaware.
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  • Distance: 851.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Tampa to Wilmington once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $440 and the journey takes 23 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampa to Wilmington via Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 27 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Tampa to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Baltimore via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Baltimore via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $800
Flights from Orlando to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Chester to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Seat
$50 - $85
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
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Acela Express

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 BWI Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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 Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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Tampa to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Delaware is 1018 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 59 min to drive from Tampa to Delaware.

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Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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