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Kissimmee - Tampa Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Kissimmee to Tampa. Traveling by train from Kissimmee to Tampa usually takes around one hour and 44 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance68 mi (110 km)
Fastest train1h 44m
Lowest price$14.10
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Silver Service
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Kissimmee to Tampa

(Based on 9 ratings and reviews)

4.8

4.0

Ralph

May 1, 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: Very professional , relaxing , clean and temp was just right. plenty of room I was surprised because I am 6' 3" and had plenty of room. Cons: Have a optional transportation available at a minimum cost for older people getting from the train to station, a long wal...

Pros: Very professional , relaxing , clean and temp was just right. plenty of room I was surprised because I am 6' 3" and had plenty of room. Cons: Have a optional transportation available at a minimum cost for older people getting from the train to station, a long walk. Tips: Wear comfortable shoes, a lot of walking on platform.

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5.0

Alicia

January 12, 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: I was pleasantly surprised. I loved it. My first time in a train. Cons: Nothing.

Pros: I was pleasantly surprised. I loved it. My first time in a train. Cons: Nothing.

5.0

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September 4, 2021- Business

Amtrak Silver Service

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5.0

Mari Carmen

March 15, 2021- Visiting friends

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: Excelent Trip. Tips: Good.

Pros: Excelent Trip. Tips: Good.

5.0

Hetty

August 24, 2019- Visiting friends

Amtrak Silver Service

Comfortable and spacious. Really enjoyed the ride. Thank you

Comfortable and spacious. Really enjoyed the ride. Thank you

What is the price of a train ticket from Kissimmee to Tampa?

In the last month, $14.10 was the average price of a train ticket from Kissimmee to Tampa. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $4.18 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$38$26$13MayJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Kissimmee to Tampa will vary between C$14 and C$38. Planning a train trip to Tampa within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Kissimmee over the next 7 days is C$14. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

$32$26$19$13$6JJASONDJFMAM
Traveling from Kissimmee to Tampa by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around C$15 whenever you decide to board the train to Tampa.

Prices as travel date approaches

$32$26$19$13$63020100

Since the average price of train trips from Kissimmee to Tampa remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Kissimmee to Tampa?

Amtrak Silver Service is the one and only train line which connects Kissimmee to Tampa. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Silver Service11h 44m$15.19
  • Amtrak Silver Service

    Amtrak Silver Service

    The Silver Service is an Amtrak train line that runs from New York City to Miami, connecting the largest cities in the Mid-Atlantic region with key destinations in the South and many places across the Sunshine State. Two trains, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star, collectively comprise the Silver Service. The trains come equipped with a variety of sleeper cars that travelers taking an overnight train can choose from, as well as a variety of amenities like free WiFi, power outlets, and a café car. One-way train tickets for the Silver Service from Kissimmee to Tampa start from $14 and the average train journey lasts about 1 hours and 44 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Kissimmee to Tampa during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Kissimmee to Tampa?

The distance between Kissimmee and Tampa is approximately 68 miles, or 110 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 44 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Kissimmee to Tampa are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Kissimmee at 11:00am and arrives in Tampa about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Kissimmee to Tampa?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Tampa with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Tampa to Kissimmee.

City Information

Kissimmee

Kissimmee, FL - KIS-0

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A small town in central Florida, Kissimmee is a popular destination for fans of amusement parks and other landmarks. The city is very close to many different amusement parks, including the world-famous Walt Disney World Resort, which is why Kissimmee is a popular place to stay for park-goers. Other surrounding amusement parks to check out include the Universal Orlando Resort and the SeaWorld Parks & Resorts. If amusement parks are not your thing, you could also check out the local Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, which showcases artifacts related to the ill-fated ship. And don't miss the Bok Tower Gardens, which offers an amazing green space for picnics.

If you wish to try the best dishes in town, try Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, which offers some of the best authentically American steaks in town, coupled with fine wine. Another great choice is Jaleo, run by the award-winning chef José Andrés.

The principal train station in Kissimmee is the Grand Central Station, which serves Amtrak Silver Service trains. The main bus station is located at 1979 E Osceola Pkwy. Both bus and train service connect Kissimmee to cities including Orlando, Miami, Atlanta, and more.

Tampa

Sitting at the heart of the Gulf Coast, Tampa offers a perfect blend of cultural attractions and relaxing indulgences. Infused with a colorful mix of Cuban and Spanish cultural elements, the city of Tampa houses some of the most impressive historic buildings in the state, including the Henry B. Plant Museum, which boasts a permanent exhibition of Victorian-era artifacts. Animal lovers can also rejoice, as the city’s many aquariums and zoos will certainly melt your heart. Head down to the Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center for some heart-melting cuteness. And for animal lovers with a penchant for streaming docu-series, the Big Cat Rescue (yes, THAT one!) will be a great choice.

Most of the finest restaurants in town are concentrated around the Riverwalk area, which offers unrivaled views of the waterfront. Oystercatchers is reputed as one of the best establishments in town, so you should not miss out on it. Tampa’s cuisine features a very clear Cuban influence, and the best spot to try out these unique fusion dishes is at Ybor City.

The principal train station in the city is the Tampa Union Station, which is also a historic building. It is currently served by Amtrak. At the station, travelers can also take an Amtrak Thruway motorcoach to get to Orlando, Lakeland, Bradenton, etc. The main airport is Tampa International Airport, which is located just six miles west of downtown Tampa.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Kissimmee?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Kissimmee.

All train stations in Kissimmee:

  • Grand Central Station - 111 E Dakin Ave

Where is the train station in Tampa?

Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave  - TPAAMT-0

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Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave  - TPAAMT-1

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Arrival stations

Opened in 1912, the Tampa Union Station is a historic train station that currently serves the Amtrak Silver Star train line, which runs from Miami to New York. The beautiful red brick station house features large windows and soaring ceilings. Located in the Channel District of Tampa, Union Station is close to several rental car agencies and has on-site and nearby parking available. Amtrak Thruway bus service stops at Union Station, and Greyhound bus service runs through a bus terminal only .5 miles away on Polk St.

Train stations in Tampa:

  • Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave

Need a return trip from Tampa to Kissimmee?

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