There are 6 ways to get from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) TPA - AVP

$257 - $972

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Philadelphia, Pa 1002
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202

$131 - $297

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Fly to New York La Guardia, bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) TPA - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA

$142 - $612

Bus La Cubana  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Philadelphia, PA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202

$167 - $214

Train, bus  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202

$183 - $485

Drive  •  18 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre 1124.3 miles

$110 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Wilkes-Barre, PA via Philadelphia, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 25 min.

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The distance between Tampa and Wilkes-Barre is 997 miles. The road distance is 1124.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre, including transfers.

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Tampa to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tampa, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre is to fly which takes 6 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tampa Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Tampa to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, arrive at Wilkes-Barre, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Wilkes-Barre is 1124 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 59 min to drive from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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  • Distance: 997.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and six other airlines fly from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampa to Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia, PA, Allegheny Av & Thompson St, Girard Av & Front St, Girard Station - MFL, 11th St Station - MFL, and Philadelphia, PA in around 24 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
20 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.

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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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260

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