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Tampa International Airport (TPA)

Full Airport Name

Tampa International Airport


PO Box 22287, Tampa, Florida 33622, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



(813) 870 8700


(813) 875 6670



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 8km (5 miles) west of Tampa.

Driving Directions

Hwy-60 passes the airport admission aloof east of the alpha of the Courtney Campbell Causeway and aloof south of the end of Veterans Expressway. Alternatively, drive via Spruce Street or Columbus Drive westbound from Tampa. The airport admission is west of Westshore Boulevard. On the capital artery network, the airport is accessed from I-275 avenue 39 and is able-bodied signposted.

Car Parking

There is a concise parking barn for stays of four hours or less, with absolute admission to the terminal via lifts. The abiding car esplanade provides a monorail account for admission to the terminal and is additionally affiliated to the terminal via banal bridges. There is a alien abridgement car esplanade amid abaft the airport column appointment and affiliated to the terminal by a chargeless shuttle service. Look for the signs to this alien car esplanade back active into the airport. Valet parking is additionally available. Parking advice is accessible (tel: (813) 870 8790), but no beforehand anxiety can be made.

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and Thrifty accept desks in the accoutrements accost areas. There are additionally several off-airport car rental companies; address shuttles are accessible to booty cartage to aces up their appoint car.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Sarasota-Tampa Express runs a absolute account to Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport; the bus stops are in the Blue Quadrant 1 and Red Quadrant 2. HARTline Route 30 runs to destinations including axial Tampa; the bus stop is amid at Red accoutrements reclaim.

Taxi: Taxis are accessible from Yellow Cab (tel: (813) 253 0121) and United Cab (tel: (813) 253 2424); there is a board at anniversary end of Arrivals for auto and shared-ride shuttle services.

Further arena busline advice is accessible (tel: (813) 870 8718). There is a chargeless shuttle from the airport akin 1 to International Plaza, Tampa Bay's newest mall.

Information and Help Desks

Information kiosks are amid throughout akin 3. Advice is additionally accessible from Travelers Aid (tel: (813) 870 8797), on akin 3. White address phones are anchored on akin 3 for commuter paging.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: On alteration akin 3 there is a bank, agency de change, column boxes, brand machines and ATMs. Telephones with abstracts ports and alone abstracts ports are additionally accessible throughout the terminal. There is a column appointment amid abreast the alien abridgement car park.

Eating and drinking: There are several restaurants and cafés throughout the airport.

Shopping: There are abounding shops at the airport, including duty-free.

Luggage: There are no lockers at the airport. Trolleys are accessible throughout the terminal and car parks for a fee.

Other facilities: These accommodate a aboriginal aid room, a abbey and babyish change facilities.

Conference and Business Facilities

There is a business centre at the Airport Marriott Hotel (tel: (813) 874 6081), which offers computer workstations with Internet access, faxing, colour printing, photocopying and aircraft services.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Facilities accommodate TTY/TDD telephones for hearing-impaired travellers. Disabled parking spaces are provided on all levels of the concise and abiding garages. Disabled toilets are additionally accessible and the terminal is able with lifts and ramps.


The Airport Marriott Hotel (tel: (813) 879 5151) is affiliated to the terminal on the third level. The La Quinta Inn Tampa Airport (tel: (813) 287 0440), AmeriSuites - Tampa Airport (tel: (813) 282 1037), Tampa Marriott Westshore (tel: (813) 287 2555) and Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore (tel: (813) 877 6688) are all aural 2.5km (1.5 miles) of the airport.