The City of Tampa is located on the west coast of Florida, approximately 200 miles northwest of Miami, 180 southwest of Jacksonville, and 20 miles northeast of St. Petersburg. Tampa's economy is founded on a diverse base that includes tourism, agriculture, construction, finance, health care, government, technology, and the port of Tampa. Discover what Tampa Has to Offer!
How To Get There
Tampa International Airport (TPA) is the premier gateway to the West Coast of Florida with a market area of 7.3 million people living within a two-hour drive. The airport serves approximately 17 million passengers per year with 77 domestic and international destinations.
Amtrak’s The Silver Meteor and the Silver Star connect New York City and Miami with stops at dozens of exciting destinations in between. Whether you're heading for the beach at Fort Lauderdale, taking the family to Busch Gardens or looking for alligators in Okeechobee, the Silver Service makes getting there a breeze.
A variety of ground transportation options makes it easy to access surrounding areas from Tampa International Airport.