Train Miami, FL - Tampa, FL prices from $40.71
Miami, FL to Tampa, FL by train
The journey from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL by train is 205.24 mi and takes 5 hr 26 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:40 AM and the last at 11:40 AM. It is possible to travel from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL by train for as little as $40.71 or as much as $55.42. The best price for this journey is $40.71.
|5 hr 26 min
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Miami, FL to Tampa, FL Train Times
The train from Miami, FL, to Tampa, FL
The train journey from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL, takes on average 5 hr 26 min. Around 1 trains depart daily between Miami and Tampa, the average price is $49.76 and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $40.71.
Amtrak, the largest passenger railroad service in the U.S., operates the train from Orlando to Tampa. The two cities are connected by the Silver Service line, composed of the Silver Meteor and Silver Star trains.
The Silver Service is a long-distance Amtrak service connecting New York and Miami, serving many smaller cities. On the train journey from Miami to Tampa, you can book a unit in a Viewliner sleeper car. There is a choice between a small but practical Roomete and a more comfortable Bedroom. As for the food options, there is a dining car, a cafe, and a room service for the sleeper passengers.
If you opt for the sleeping car, keep in mind that you need to book the entire unit, whether alone or with someone. Also, the coach has comfortable reclining seats to get some shut-eye, so give it a chance.
You will start your journey in Miami at the Miami Amtrak Station (8303 NW 37th Ave). It offers travelers a large and convenient waiting area with vending machines, restrooms, on-site customer service staff, and secure parking facilities. For easy access to other parts of this vibrant city, there's also a Tri-Rail Metrorail Transfer Station conveniently located blocks away from 8303 NW 37th Ave!
In Tampa, you will end your journey on the only Amtrak station in town, Union Station, located at 601 N Nebraska Ave, in the Channel district. The station is simple, conveniently close to several car rental agencies, and has a parking lot. The Amtrak Thruway Bus serves the station, and the Greyhound buses serve the bus terminal five miles away.
Cuban and Spanish cultures strongly influenced this Mexican Gulf harbor city, especially its cuisine. If you are wondering what to do in Tampa, you can start with one of many fusion restaurants in the Riverwalk area or visit one of several aquariums and Zoos. While it is a city of post-modern skyscrapers, Spanish and Cuban architecture is present in historic landmarks like the Tampa Theatre.
So if you plan to travel from Miami to Tampa by train, let us help you plan it. We check thousands of rail, bus, and flight destinations to help you find the best price. Check out our handy price calendar below, where you can see the best prices across all modes of transport between Miami and Tampa.
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Book in advance and save
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.
Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys
Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL.
Always check special offers
Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.
Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains
If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.
Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average
Price as departure date approaches
Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $40.71 to $53.77 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 24% on your trip!
Best time to book cheap train tickets from Miami, FL to Tampa, FL
The cheapest Miami, FL - Tampa, FL train tickets can be found for as low as $47.92 if you’re lucky, or $53.60 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $79.47.
Find the best day to travel to Tampa, FL by train
When travelling to Tampa, FL by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!
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