There are 4 ways to get from Tampa to Fort Myers by bus or car

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Bus Javax Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds 303 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sarasota to Fort Myers - Walmart Javax Bus

$76 - $107

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Bus Greyhound USA #2  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 3749 / ...

$19 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl 3749 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 3749 / ...

$27 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Fort Myers 131.3 miles

$12 - $19

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Ft Myers, Fl. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Tampa and Fort Myers is 100 miles. The road distance is 131.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Fort Myers without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Tampa to Fort Myers, including transfers.

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

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Tampa to Fort Myers bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Myers, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Fort Myers is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Tampa to Fort Myers.

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There are 1017+ hotels available in Fort Myers. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Fort Myers.
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  • Distance: 99.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Fort Myers, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Tampa to Fort Myers via Sarasota, FL - McDonalds and Sarasota in around 3 h 5 min.

Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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 Sarasota to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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.

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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 Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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