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The Pirate Water Taxi is a fleet of 3 pirate-themed water taxis providing hop on, hop off service in downtown Tampa around the Channel District, Riverwalk, Harbour Island, and Davis Island. Each vessel can carry 40-50 passengers, operates 7 days a week, and stops at over 13 different locations. Pirate Water Taxi, 813.223.7999
Tampa Water Taxi Company. Transport and gorgeous views of the downtown skyline are available by utilizing a water taxi. Currently serving most hotels, Harbour Island, Convention Center, Performing Arts Center, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa Heights with more destinations to come. Private charters, scenic tours and more. Tampa Water Taxi, 888.665.8687
Multiple daily trips aboard a 98 foot catamaran between downtown Tampa and St. Petersburg.
Cross Bay Ferry
Taxi rides within an In-Town zone are $4 each for 2 or more people. Flat rates between this zone and the airport are $25. The In-Town Zone encompasses Downtown, Channel District, Ybor City, Harbour Island, Davis Islands and Hyde Park. Taxis can be hailed from all hotels and taxi stands throughout downtown.
New! $4 In-Town Taxi Ride
Taxi rides within an In-Town zone are $4 each for 2 or more people. Flat rates between this zone and the airport are $25. The In-Town Zone encompasses Downtown, Channel District, Ybor City, Harbour Island, Davis Islands and Hyde Park. Taxis can be hailed from all hotels and taxi stands throughout downtown. Yellow Cab 813.888.5008; United Cab 813.253.2424.
Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing service is now available in Downtown Tampa from four different locations. That means you can drive when and where you want with no strings attached!
With Zipcar, members reserve self-service, on-demand cars by the hour or day, 24/7 online or on their app, making it easy to run errands, or even spring for a road trip. And since Zipcar covers gas, insurance, and 180 miles per day, you can enjoy the freedom of the open road, without any of the extra costs.
Downtown residents, workers and visitors can become a member for half-price at $60. Plus, when you use promo code TDP450, you’ll nab $25 in free driving, compliments of the Tampa Downtown Partnership.
Learn more about the Downtown Tampa Zipcar Program.
Stay up-to-date with the latest traffic information and avoid traffic congestion with the Florida Department of Transportation 511 Traveler Information System. The 511 system provides information on all of Florida’s interstates, toll roads and other major metropolitan roadways, such as I-275, I-4 and I-75. Drivers can get free traffic updates by calling 511, visiting www.FL511.com or using the free Florida 511 mobile app. Regional and roadway updates also are available on Twitter by following @FL511_tampabay, @FL_511_I4 and @FL511_I75.
Log onto www.mytbi.com for the most up-to-date Interstate construction information.
Amtrak / Union Station: 813.221.7600
Greyhound Bus Station: 813.229.2174
Directions to Downtown Tampa
From Interstate 275 South: Exit 44
From Interstate 275 North: Exit 45
From Interstate 4: Exit 45
From Selmon Expressway: Exits 5,6,7 or 8