Port of Tampa

Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals

Tampa Cruise Port

The Tampa Cruise Terminal is a major departure point for cruises to the Western Caribbean and Mexico.  It is conveniently located in downtown Tampa Florida.

The Tampa Cruise Port is one of four very large cruise ports in the state of Florida.

Public Transportation

Tampa International Airport (TPA)

The Tampa International Airport is located five miles north west of the Port of Tampa.  Direct flights are available to TPA from cities in Canada, America and Europe.

Visit the Tampa Airport website for current flight arrival and departure information.

Port Shuttle

Due to its convenient location in downtown Tampa, most passengers will not require a shuttle.  Some of the major Tampa hotels do provide shuttle service, however.

Bus/Streetcar Service

A historic streetcar system connects the Tampa Cruise Port to Ybor city and to the Tampa Conference Centre.  Bus service is also available.

Tampa Cruise Terminal, Florida
Tampa Cruise Terminal

Visitor Information

Tampa Florida

Tampa is a popular vacation destination, particularly during the winter months.  Top attractions include Busch Gardens, the Florida Aquarium and the Tampa River Walk.  The Gulf of Mexico beaches at Clearwater and St. Petersburg are also popular holiday destinations.

The mobile-friendly Tampa Bay Vacation Guide provides comprehensive visitor information.

Orlando Florida

The city of Orlando is located just 70 miles east of Tampa.  It is home to several world-class theme parks including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and Seaworld Orlando.

Visit the Orlando Tourist Information and Vacation Guide for more information.

Map of the Tampa Cruise Port

View map of the Tampa Cruise Port.  Note: It is located next to the Florida Aquarium.

Weather in Tampa Florida

Tampa enjoy a warm, pleasant climate year-round.  Average daily temperatures are as follows:

Month Minimum Maximum Precipitation
Jan 52 70 2.2
Feb 54 73 2.8
March 58 76 3.0
April 63 81 2.0
May 70 87 2.0
June 75 90 6.7
July 76 90 7.1
Aug 76 90 7.8
Sept 74 89 6.3
Oct 68 84 2.2
Nov 60 78 1.5
Dec 54 72 2.5

Free Wifi Service

Free WiFi service is available at all McDonalds Restaurants in Tampa Florida.

 

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