There are 5 ways to get from Tampa to Franklin by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Tampa, taxi  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) TPA - RDU
  2. Take a taxi from Raleigh/Durham to Franklin

$212 - $512

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Raleigh, Nc 1008

$130 - $243

3 alternative options

Train to Orlando, fly, taxi  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) MCO - RDU
  3. Take a taxi from Raleigh/Durham to Franklin

$212 - $832

Train, taxi  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take a taxi from Raleigh Amtrak to Franklin

$178 - $381

Drive  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Franklin 684.2 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tampa and Franklin is 618 miles. The road distance is 684.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Franklin without a car is to train and taxi which takes 15 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Tampa to Franklin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Franklin is 684 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 30 min to drive from Tampa to Franklin.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Franklin. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Franklin.
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  • Distance: 617.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Franklin, NC, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Tampa to Franklin hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $170 and the journey takes 16 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Tampa to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $750
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
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
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 Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Other operators
Taxi from Raleigh/Durham to Franklin
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Sondos Taxi
Phone
+1 919-937-0114
Website
durhamsondostaxi.com
Durham's Best Cab
Phone
+1 919-680-3330
Website
durhamsbestcab.com
Durham Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 919-672-8448
Website
durhamtaxi-cab.com
Green Taxi
Phone
+1 919-835-3545
Website
greentaxi.biz
Circle Taxi
Phone
+1 919-954-8375
Website
circletaxi.com

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