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Journey Information

Jacksonville to Tampa coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£23.54
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day2
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Jacksonville to Tampa right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Jacksonville to Tampa?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £23.54 was the low point for coach fares from Jacksonville to Tampa. Coaches from Tampa to Jacksonville are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £23.54 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 12 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £20.30 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 7 hours and 36 minutes to cover the 172 miles (276 kilometers) from Jacksonville, FL to Tampa, FL. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

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

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

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Jacksonville?

The first coach leaves at 13:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Jacksonville to Tampa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Jacksonville to Tampa. One coach is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting coach at any point.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Jacksonville to Tampa; ticket prices start at £17.26.

What coach companies travel from Jacksonville to Tampa?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Jacksonville, Florida to Tampa, Florida. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 2 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound27h 43m£29.62
PandaNY Bus14h 0m£31.39

Where does the coach leave from in Jacksonville?

Jacksonville, Florida has two coach stations with service to Tampa, Florida:

  • JTA Intercity Bus Terminal
  • 10142 Philips Highway

Where does the coach arrive in Tampa?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Tampa, Florida:

  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
  • 1609 N Tampa St

Price trends for coaches from Jacksonville to Tampa

Average prices by travel date

£35£24£12SepOct

Monthly average prices

£39£31£24£16£8ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

£39£31£24£16£83020100

coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Jacksonville, FL to Tampa, FL
4.5
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with RedCoach Business report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
3.0

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