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Journey Information

Tampa to Miami coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£11.77
Shortest Duration4h 55m
Trips per day5
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Megabus go to Miami?

Yes, Megabus does go to Miami, Florida. Megabus offers 2 daily trips from Tampa, Florida, to Miami, which each take an average of 5 hours and 30 minutes.

Does Miami have public transportation?

Yes, Miami, Florida, has public transportation. Options include the Metrorail (a monorail-like system), the Tri-Rail, Metromover (a free option in Downtown Miami), bus routes and the Miami Trolley.

How far is Miami from Tampa?

Miami, Florida, is a 280-mile drive from Tampa, Florida. Miami is on the southeastern coast of Florida, while Tampa is at a more central latitude on the west coast of the state.

Is it safe to travel by coach from Tampa to Miami 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 Tampa to Miami?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £24.21 was the low point for coach fares from Tampa to Miami. Coaches from Miami to Tampa are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £24.21 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 21 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £14.55 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 8 hours and 28 minutes to cover the 206 miles (331 kilometers) from Tampa, FL to Miami, FL. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours and 55 minutes. 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?

Because many passengers travel from Tampa to Miami at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Miami, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Tampa?

The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 21:00. To see the times for all coaches from Tampa to Miami, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Tampa to Miami every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Tampa to Miami; ticket prices start at £18.83.

What coach companies travel from Tampa to Miami?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Tampa, Florida to Miami, Florida. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound59h 7m£28.49
RedCoach Business14h 55m£41.70

Where does the coach leave from in Tampa?

Coaches to Miami leave from multiple locations in Tampa, Florida. These are the 3 most popular coach stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
  • USF - Theatre Ctr - 3801 USF Holly Drive

Where does the coach arrive in Miami?

Coaches arrive in Miami at 3 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Miami, Florida:

  • Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St
  • Miami International Airport
  • Miami Intl Airport - Departure Level, Concourse H, Bus Stop 5-6

Price trends for coaches from Tampa to Miami

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 Tampa, FL to Miami, FL
4.7
Based on 22 ratings and reviews

Based on 12 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 33 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.8
Staff
4.6
Value
3.8
Condition
4.0
Juan Manuel
5.0
22 December 2019Solo travel
Pros
was on time.
Cons
in the window of my seat there was a gum stuck
Fabian
5.0
9 December 2019Solo travel
Pros
The Chauffeur was great.
Jacob
5.0
17 November 2019Solo travel
Pros
My wife
Cons
Faster time
Tips
Get headphones
Salaro
5.0
24 October 2019Visiting friends
Pros
L'autista molto gentile e disponibile. ..dovreste però mettergli un aiutante per caricare le valigie che sono tante ed enormi. . Grazie e buon lavoro
Cons
Come sopra
Tips
Non portate troppe valigie..almeno avvisate.
Lunide
1.0
26 June 2019Business
Pros
I liked that I did not have to drive.
Cons
To ensure that bus comes on time.
Tips
Yes. Go with another company.

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with RedCoach Business report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 20 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.4
Staff
4.2
Value
3.8
Condition
4.4
Aiyaan
5.0
4 March 2020Vacation
Pros
The driver was very considerate and waited for me to call back my Uber driver and get back the luggage I forgot to take out of the car
Cons
The bathroom did not have a lock, and it was very dirty.
Tips
have good music and food with you at all times
Alexandra
5.0
8 January 2020Solo travel
Pros
I'm never ever I'm going to travel in a line other than a Red coach.. is the best,
Cons
Too colddddddd the bus, but I understand
Tips
Bring a good sweater =)
Saralane
4.0
7 July 2019Visiting family
Pros
Very punctual!
Cons
The wifi didn’t work, which is very important on a long bus ride
Tips
Download things because wifi might not work. Bring a blanket, it may get chilly
Julio
3.0
31 May 2019Vacation
Pros
Chofer
Cons
There was no wifi , neither electricity for charging phones

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with OurBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.6
Staff
5.0
Value
4.8
Condition
4.8
Lismar
5.0
15 February 2020Couples trip
Tips
Select ourbus
Adison
5.0
23 December 2019Vacation
Pros
I could nap and feel safe.
Cons
The pick up site in Tampa was a little scary at 6am as it was still dark out and we didn't realize there was a place to park. We thought there would be a building of some kind not just a regular corner bus stop.
Tips
Go! Have fun! Relax! Enjoy!
Caroline
5.0
27 November 2019Solo travel
Pros
It was very close to being exactly on time.
Cons
The WiFi didn’t work well at some points.

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