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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from West Palm Beach to Tampa?

Lowest Price$17.00
Fastest Train3h 46m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from West Palm Beach 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from West Palm Beach to Tampa?

In the last month, $17.00 was the average price of a train ticket from West Palm Beach, 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 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $23.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from West Palm Beach to Tampa?

The distance between West Palm Beach and Tampa is approximately 170 miles, or 274 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 46 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 West Palm Beach 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 West Palm Beach at 1:00pm and arrives in Tampa around 3 hours later.

Is there a direct train from West Palm Beach 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 West Palm Beach. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from West Palm Beach to Tampa for $33.00.

Which train should you take from West Palm Beach to Tampa?

Amtrak Silver Service is the one and only train line which connects West Palm Beach, Florida to Tampa, Florida. 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 Service13h 47m$23.42

Where is the train station in West Palm Beach?

There is one train station in West Palm Beach:

  • 205 S Tamarind Ave

Where is the train station in Tampa?

Tampa has one train station:

  • Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave

Price trends for trains from West Palm Beach to Tampa

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10JunJul

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from West Palm Beach, FL to Tampa, FL
4.5
Based on 6 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
Linda
4.0
August 4, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Convenient and inexpensive. Didn't have to worry about traffic.
Cons
Would have been happier if trip down from Tampa to West Palm wasn't and hour and a half late and trip back was an hour late.
Tips
Expect delays

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Silver Service report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.6
Staff
4.6
Value
4.0
Condition
4.6
Nelson
5.0
December 2, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Perfect
John
4.0
July 16, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Price,on time peaceful.
Cons
Doesn't need improving. Dress
Tips
Dress comfortable.
Paul
5.0
June 29, 2019Solo travel
Pros
I love my job
Cons
Cheeper food
Tips
It’s fun

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