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Orlando to Tampa bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration1h 5m
Trips per day17
bus carriers6
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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 👍

How much does a bus ticket from Orlando to Tampa cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Orlando to Tampa were $10.82.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Orlando to Tampa is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 27 days out, tickets are on average $4.59 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Orlando to Tampa?

The distance between Orlando and Tampa is approximately 77.21 miles, or 124.22 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 1 hour and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Orlando to Tampa?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Orlando to Tampa by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Tuesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Orlando to Tampa?

On average there are 17 scheduled bus trips per day. RedCoach Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Orlando to Tampa, with an average of 9 trips per day and 194 monthly trips. 6 bus carriers serve the route from Orlando to Tampa. Of the 17 trips there are 16 trips that are direct connections to Tampa.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Orlando to Tampa start at $11.00. To compare all possible modes of travel, check out our guide on how to get from Orlando to Tampa.

6 carriers offer Orlando to Tampa bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Orlando to Tampa from $11.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $14.50 for a Greyhound ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, Greyhound departs to Tampa from Bus Terminal - 555 N John Young Pkwy, In Tampa, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Orlando to Tampa takes 1 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $15.17 for a weekend trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$14.50

Megabus

Book Megabus from Orlando to Tampa from $1.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Megabus from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $12.76 for a Megabus ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, Megabus departs to Tampa from Orange Blossom Center - 4652 S Orange Blossom Tr, In Tampa, Megabus arrives at Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St,

An average trip on Megabus from Orlando to Tampa takes 2 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $13.96 for a weekend trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 30m
Avg. Price
$12.76

RedCoach Business

Book RedCoach Business from Orlando to Tampa from $10.00. Typically there is one RedCoach Business schedule per day from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $10.00 for a RedCoach Business ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, RedCoach Business departs to Tampa from 1777 McCoy Rd, In Tampa, RedCoach Business arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr,

An average trip on RedCoach Business from Orlando to Tampa takes 1 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available RedCoach Business trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach Business offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $10.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 36m
Avg. Price
$10.00

RedCoach Economy

Book RedCoach Economy from Orlando to Tampa from $44.00. Typically there is one RedCoach Economy schedule per day from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $46.18 for a RedCoach Economy ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, RedCoach Economy departs to Tampa from University of Central Florida, In Tampa, RedCoach Economy arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and one other station.

An average trip on RedCoach Economy from Orlando to Tampa takes 2 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available RedCoach Economy trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach Economy offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $46.18 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 38m
Avg. Price
$46.18

PandaNY Bus

Book PandaNY Bus from Orlando to Tampa from $20.00. Typically there is one PandaNY Bus schedule per day from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $20.00 for a PandaNY Bus ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, PandaNY Bus departs to Tampa from 5046 W Colonial Dr, In Tampa, PandaNY Bus arrives at 1609 N Tampa St,

An average trip on PandaNY Bus from Orlando to Tampa takes 1 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available PandaNY Bus trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, PandaNY Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $20.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 15m
Avg. Price
$20.00

RedCoach Express

Book RedCoach Express from Orlando to Tampa from $10.00. There are 9 trips per day offered by RedCoach Express from Orlando to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $12.38 for a RedCoach Express ticket to Tampa. In Orlando, RedCoach Express departs to Tampa from 1777 McCoy Rd and 2 other stations. In Tampa, RedCoach Express arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and one other station.

An average trip on RedCoach Express from Orlando to Tampa takes 1 hours and 51 minutes, while the fastest available RedCoach Express trip will get you to Tampa in 1 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach Express offers 10 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $12.26 for a weekend trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 51m
Avg. Price
$12.38

Plan your next adventure

There are 7 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Tampa will depart from these stations in Orlando:
  • 1777 McCoy Rd
  • Bus Terminal - 555 N John Young Pkwy
  • Orange Blossom Center - 4652 S Orange Blossom Tr
  • 5046 W Colonial Dr
  • 23 E Jefferson St
  • Icon Park at Intl Dr
  • University of Central Florida
Buses arrive in Tampa at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Tampa for trips arriving from Orlando:
  • USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr
  • Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St
  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
  • 1609 N Tampa St

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