- State: FL
- Country: United StatesToday with tourism expanding along with an influx of immigration and migration the Tampa Bay Area has a diverse and affluent economy. Tampa, is the only major Florida city that is not dependent upon tourism. The Tampa Port is the nation's seventh largest and Tampa International Airport is known as the world's friendliest airport. The Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center is the largest theater complex south the Mason Dixon line and Tampa Convention Center is one of the largest convention centers in the Southeastern United States.
Tampa International Airport (TPA) is located just seven miles southeast of downtown Tampa. It is served by no less than 26 national airlines, services more than 560 flights daily, and welcomes almost 16 million passengers annually. International & Domestic Carriers: Air Canada, AirTran, America West, American, British Airways, Cayman Airways, Condor, Continental, Delta, Frontier, Jet Blue, Midwest Express, Northwest/KLM, Southwest, Spirit, United/Lufthansa, and US Airways. http://www.tampaairport.com/
SHARED PASSENGER VAN SERVICE (LIMOUSINES UNDER CONTRACT) Bay Shuttle (866) 259-9929 or (813) 259-9998 Service is provided from the Commercial Ground Transportation Quadrants located at all four corners of the Baggage Claim Level.
Super Shuttle (800) 282-6817 or (727) 572-1111 Service is provided from the Commercial Ground Transportation Quadrants located at all four corners of the Baggage Claim Level. http://www.tampabayshuttle.com/
Taxicabs provide service from the Red or Blue Baggage Claim Curbside..
Bus Service HARTline Route #30 (Town N' Country) provides local city bus service to and from Tampa International Airport. The Bus Stop is at the East end of the Red Baggage Claim Curbside. http://www.hartline.org/
AMTRAK: Union Station is located at 8303 NW 37th Avenue in Hialeah. 800 872-7245 http://www.amtrak.com
Greyhound: 800 231-2222 http://www.greyhound.com
The St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport offers a wide variety of affordable and convenient ground transportation services. Whether it's the famous white, sandy Gulf beaches or a business appointment at one of the major businesses headquartered in the Tampa Bay region, we'll get you there fast. Yellow Cab and Yellow Shuttle service are the premiere on-site provider of taxi and limo service. The Airport also offers vehicle rental service from the following well-known providers: Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, National, and Enterprise. http://www.fly2pie.com/
Taxicabs Clearwater Yellow Cab - (727) 799-2222. FOUR passengers can ride for the price of ONE. All major credit cards accepted.
Panfilo de Narvaez and Hernando DeSoto came to what is known today as Tampa during the 16th Century in search of…