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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train 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 train 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, train 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Jacksonville to Tampa?
What is the price of a train ticket from Jacksonville to Tampa?
In the last month, $22.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Jacksonville, FL to Tampa, FL. 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 $21.00 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Jacksonville to Tampa?
The distance between Jacksonville and Tampa is approximately 172 miles, or 276 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 42 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 24 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Jacksonville to Tampa are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Saturday 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 Jacksonville at 6:00am and arrives in Tampa around 5 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Jacksonville 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.
Where is the train station in Jacksonville?
There is one train station in Jacksonville:
- 3570 Clifford Ln
Where is the train station in Tampa?
Tampa has one train station:
- Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave
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