There are 7 ways to get from Tampa to South Miami Station by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  6 h 14 min

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

$51 - $122

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Miami, Fl 3799 / ...

$38 - $87

5 alternative options

Bus Red Coach  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Miami Airport RedCoach

$58 - $78

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to South Miami Station 280.9 miles

$27 - $40

Bus to Tampa, fly to Miami, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Miami (MIA) TPA - MIA
  3. Take the train from Miami International Airport Station Southbound to South Miami Station Rail Southbound

$65 - $255

Bus to Tampa, fly to Fort Lauderdale, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL
  3. Take the train from Miami International Airport Station Southbound to South Miami Station Rail Southbound

$83 - $280

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

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

$95 - $385

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No, there is no direct train from Tampa to South Miami Station station. However, there are services departing from Tampa Amtrak and arriving at South Miami Station Rail Southbound via Tri-Rail Station Rail Southbound. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Tampa and South Miami Station is 206 miles. The road distance is 280.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to South Miami Station without a car is to train which takes 6 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Tampa to South Miami Station, including transfers.

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Tampa to South Miami Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tampa Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to South Miami Station is to train which takes 6 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Tampa to South Miami Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Miami Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to South Miami Station is 281 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from Tampa to South Miami Station.

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American Airlines offers flights from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport.

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  • Distance: 205.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and South Miami Station, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Tampa to South Miami Station once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, Red Coach operates a bus from Tampa to South Miami Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Orlando to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Miami
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
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 Miami Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Miami International Airport Station Southbound to South Miami Station Rail Southbound
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus operators
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
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 Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
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

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