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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Silver Star

$40 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. 3790

$28 - $70

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. 201 miles

$19 - $29

Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, line 30 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. PBI - TPA

$76 - $416

Train to Fort Lauderdale, fly, line 30 bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. FLL - TPA

$76 - $261

Train to Miami, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. MIA - TPA

$73 - $265

What companies run services between West Palm Beach, FL, USA and Tampa, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from West Palm Beach to Tampa once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from West Palm Beach to Tampa hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Room
$190 - $270
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohart.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between West Palm Beach and Tampa is 274 km. The road distance is 322 km.

The cheapest way to get from West Palm Beach to Tampa is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from West Palm Beach to Tampa is to drive which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $19 - $29.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from West Palm Beach Amtrak and arriving at Tampa Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West Palm Beach, Fl and arriving at Tampa, Fl. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

The train from West Palm Beach Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak takes 3 h 46 min including transfers and departs once daily.