Tampa airport (TPA)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.

 
 

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Tampa airport (TPA)

Tampa International Airport, opened on January 1, 1914, serves Hillsborough County, in the state of Florida. It operates with domestic and international flights to Canada, Mexico, Europe, Central America and the Caribbean.

Official Website: tampaairport.com
Number of Terminals - 5 - The Main Terminal is surrounded by 4 satellite terminals (A, C, E, F), open 24 hours a day and connected through free people movers.
Annual passenger traffic: 22.5 million passengers went through it in 2019.
Tel: +1 813 870 8700. There is an information counter in the centre of level 3 of the Main Terminal, available from 5:00 am to 11:30 pm. There are also information boards throughout levels 2 and 3.

 Location

The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) to the west of the city of Tampa.

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Car rental agencies

The car rental centre is connected to the Main Terminal through the SkyConnect train.

Ace (Tel +1 813 636 8999 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Advantage (Tel +1 800 777 5500 - 6:00 am to 11:30 pm)
Alamo (Tel +1 888 826 6893 / 813 396 4140 - 24 hours a day)
Avis (Tel +1 800 831 2847 / 813 396 3500 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +1 800 527 0700 / 813 396 3126 - 24 hours a day)
Dollar (Tel +1 800 800 4000 / 813 396 3640 - 6:00 am to 2:00 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 800 736 8222 / 813 396 4000 - 24 hours a day)
Executive (Tel +1 813 344 4359)
Fox (Tel +1 855 849 4215 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +1 800 654 3131 / 813 874 3232 - 24 hours a day)
National (Tel +1 888 826 6890 / 813 396 4140 - 24 hours a day)
Payless (Tel +1 813 289 6554 - 5:00 am to 1:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +1 813 327 4234 - 5:00 am to 1:00 am)
Thrifty (Tel +1 800 847 4389 / 813 348 0607 - 6:00 am to 2:00 am)
Zipcar (Tel +1 866 494 7227)

On the other hand, the following companies provide complimentary shuttle buses to their offices:

Carl's Van Rentals (Tel +1 800 565 5211 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Florida Van Rentals (Tel +1 866 322 4400 - 9:00 am to 5:30 pm)
Silvercar (Tel +1 850 466 4665 - 5:00 am to 11:00 pm)

 

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Parking services at Tampa airport (TPA)

There are several areas, where the first 60 minutes have no charge, and charging stations for electric vehicles. Valet parking service in front of the Blue Departures area and on level 5 of the short-term garage. To the south of the terminal, there is also a free passenger pick-up zone (Cell Phone Waiting Lot). More information: Tel +1 813 870 8790 / 8791. Rates

Short Term Garage - Levels 4 to 9 above the terminal.
Long Term Garage - Multi-storey facility adjacent to the main building. Connected to the terminal through a pedestrian walkway on level 4 and a monorail on level 7.
Economy Garage & Lot - To the south of the Main Terminal, connected through the SkyConnect train.

 

Facilities for passengers with special needs

Contact your airline in advance if you should require special assistance to access the terminal, board the aeroplane or if you need a wheelchair. There are relief areas for service animals, designated parking spaces (free for disabled war veterans), lifts, escalators, adapted toilets and telephones, and transportation vehicles equipped to carry passengers with reduced mobility.

 
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Latest updates: February 23, 2020