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

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Fly Tampa to Norfolk  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Norfolk (ORF) TPA - ORF

$164 - $630

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Bus  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Richmond, Va 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va 3019 / ...

$95 - $233

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Train to Orlando, fly to Norfolk  •  6 h 7 min

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

$234 - $940

Bus to Tampa, fly to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Newport News (PHF) TPA - PHF
  3. Take the line 112 bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
  4. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Monticello & Princess Anne

$186 - $856

Train  •  20 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Petersburg Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$191 - $534

Drive  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Norfolk 812.7 miles

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Norfolk. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Norfolk, Va via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tampa to Norfolk. However, there are services departing from Tampa Amtrak and arriving at Norfolk Amtrak via Petersburg Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 41 min.

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The distance between Tampa and Norfolk is 716 miles. The road distance is 812.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Norfolk without a car is to train which takes 20 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Tampa to Norfolk, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Tampa to Norfolk is to fly which takes 4 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 21 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 56 min.

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Tampa to Norfolk bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Norfolk.
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  • Distance: 716.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Norfolk, VA, USA?

Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Tampa to Norfolk hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tampa to Norfolk via Petersburg Amtrak in around 20 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Orlando to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
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 Petersburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Room
$480 - $700
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Monticello & Princess Anne
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.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 Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Tampa to Norfolk train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Norfolk Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Norfolk is 813 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 41 min to drive from Tampa to Norfolk.

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Norfolk. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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