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There are 10 ways to get from Tampa to New Jersey by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly Tampa to Newark  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Newark (EWR) TPA - EWR

$113 - $604

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Bus to Tampa, fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) TPA - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  4. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$110 - $565

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Bus to Tampa, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to New York JFK (JFK) TPA - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$124 - $616

Fly Tampa to Trenton-Mercer  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) TPA - TTN

$131 - $507

Fly Tampa to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Philadelphia (PHL) TPA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$111 - $599

Amtrak Thruway to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly to Newark  •  6 h 34 min

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

$131 - $464

Bus La Cubana  •  23 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Union City, NJ Atlanta route

$130 - $163

Train  •  24 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Newark Penn Station Silver Star

$160 - $470

Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to New York, Ny 1008

$111 - $278

Drive  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Newark 1126.9 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Tampa to New Jersey is to bus which costs $130 - $170 and takes 23 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tampa to New Jersey is to fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Tampa, FL and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via 31St St At Palisade Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tampa Union Station station and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 h 56 min.

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The distance between Tampa and New Jersey is 961 miles. The road distance is 1126.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to New Jersey without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 12 min and costs $130 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Tampa to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Tampa to New Jersey bus services, operated by La Cubana, depart from Tampa, FL station.

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Tampa to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tampa Union Station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to New Jersey is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs $110 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $170 and takes 23 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs $160 - $470 and takes 24 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 961.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and New Jersey, USA?

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Tampa to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Tampa to Newark 3 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 22 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
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 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Tampa to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Tampa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $800
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
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Tampa Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$330 - $470
Room
$600 - $900
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 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
22 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.

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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
29 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Tampa to New Jersey bus services, operated by La Cubana, arrive at Union City, NJ station.

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Tampa to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to New Jersey is 1127 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 50 min to drive from Tampa to New Jersey.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Newark Airport.

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