Tampa's Downtown

Public Transportation

Public Transportation

There are plenty of options to get around downtown Tampa. Take a ride in an eco-friendly, open-air, electric vehicle offering door-to-door services with the complimentary, app-based Downtowner. There are even water taxis that traverse the river. The historic streetcars are steadily gaining use as a means for downtown Tampa public transportation, and are a big bonus during major events.

Bus Routes

Marion Transit Center is the central hub for HART MetroRapid, 30+ local, express routes, Megabus, and Red Coach.  Check out more at www.gohart.org or by calling 813.254.4278


TECO Line Streetcar

Historic streetcars connecting historic Ybor City with Channel District and major downtown attractions. Rides are free. Service runs every 15 minutes from 7am to 7pm on weekdays. Extended service hours will be throughout the week. Learn more by visiting  TECOLineStreetcar.org or by calling 813.254.4278

Pirate Water Taxi

Pay once, ride all day for a convenient and fun way to explore the city. Enjoy beautiful views as you cruise along the Tampa Riverwalk, Harbour Island and Channelside Districts.

Hop on at any of our 15+ stops that can take you to attractions, museums, restaurants and parks along the route. You will truly enjoy all the sights that Tampa has to offer on the Pirate Water Taxi. Find out more by visiting PirateWaterTaxi.com.

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