Tampa International Airport is situated 8km (5 miles) west of Tampa.
4100 George J. Bean Pkwy
Tampa. Fl 33607
Dialling code: +1
Telephone: (813) 870 8700.
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
Highway 60, which runs from central Tampa, passes in front of the airport entrance. This route continues past the airport and across the bay to Clearwater.
Interstate 275 branches off from Highway 60 at exit 39 and connects northwards to North Tampa and southwards to St. Petersburg.
Tampa’s northern suburbs are also linked by West Columbus Drive, which forms West Spruce Street when driving westwards towards the airport.
HART’s (tel: (813) 254 4278; www.gohart.org) number 30 bus runs to destinations in central Tampa every 30 minutes. The bus stop is located at Red baggage reclaim. The journey time to Tampa is around 40 minutes and the fare is US$2.
Sarasota-Tampa Express (tel: (941) 366 6600 or 800 326 2800; sarasota-tampa-express.weebly.com/) runs a direct service to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport from bus stops in Blue Quadrant 1 and Red Quadrant 2.
There is a desk at each end of Arrivals for shared-ride shuttle services. Super Shuttle (tel: (727) 572 1111 or 800 282 6817; www.supershuttle.com) serves Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties. The fare to central Tampa is around US$12. A free shuttle service departs from level 1 to International Plaza, a large shopping complex.
Taxis are available from Yellow Cab (tel: (813) 253 0121; www.yellowcaboftampa.com) and United Cab (tel: (813) 777 7777; www.unitedcaboftampa.com). The flat rate to central Tampa is US$25 and it takes 15-20 minutes. Journeys to all other destinations are metered.
There is a short-term car park with direct access to the terminal via lifts. The long-term car park is connected to the building via a monorail service and pedestrian bridges. The first hour in the short and long-term parking areas is free of charge. A remote car park that is adjacent to the post office offers economy rates and is connected to the terminal by a free shuttle service. Valet parking is also available. For further parking information, contact the parking office (tel: (813) 870 8790).