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Orlando to Tampa bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.38
Fastest time1h 40m
Trips per day4
Bus lines3
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Orlando to Tampa
4.4
Based on 5 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Zandra
4.0
October 19, 2019Visiting family
Pros
the bus was not crowed
Cons
The driver was not friendly he could have introduced himself it would have been nice to know who was driving the bus
Tips
none at this time

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
2.5
Staff
4.5
Value
5.0
Condition
4.5
Magnolia
3.0
August 9, 2019Vacation
Pros
Could see a lot of grass good
Cons
Seats the seats suck
Tips
Very cheap 👍

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Orlando to Tampa?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $6.52 was the low point for bus fares from Orlando to Tampa. Buses from Tampa to Orlando are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $6.52 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 21 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $20.77 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 124 kilometers (77 miles) from Orlando to Tampa. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 40 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Orlando?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Orlando to Tampa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Orlando to Tampa every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Orlando to Tampa; ticket prices start at $12.41.

What bus companies travel from Orlando to Tampa?

There are 3 bus lines from Orlando to Tampa. Greyhound offers the most choice in regards to departure time, with a couple of buses on its daily schedule.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway12h 0m$16.32
Greyhound21h 53m$20.87
Megabus22h 30m$9.65

Where does the bus leave from in Orlando?

Buses to Tampa leave from multiple locations in Orlando, Florida. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 555 N John Young Pkwy
  • Orange Blossom Center - 4652 S Orange Blossom Tr
  • 1400 Sligh Blvd

Where does the bus arrive in Tampa?

Buses arrive in Tampa at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Tampa, Florida:

  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
  • Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St
  • Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave

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