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Reserve a ride with Uber in advance at Tampa International Airport

Complete your plans today by reserving a ride with Uber to Tampa International Airport. Request a ride up to 30 days before your flight, at any time and on any day of the year.

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Pickup at Tampa International Airport (TPA)

Open your app to request a ride

When you’re ready, open the Uber app to request a ride to your destination. Choose the TPA airport transportation option that suits your group size and luggage needs.

Exit on the lower arrivals level

You’ll get directions about TPA pickup points directly in the app. Pickup locations may vary by terminal. Rideshare pickup signs might also be available at Tampa Airport.

Meet your driver

Go to your assigned TPA pickup location as specified by the app. Please note: this location may not always be at your nearest exit. Your driver’s name, license plate, and car color will show in the app. Verify your ride before you get in. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.

Tampa Airport Map

At Tampa International Airport, there are 4 active airsides (A, C, E, and F) housing a total of 59 gates. Terminals E and F handle international arrivals.

Tampa Airport map

Top questions from riders

  • Yes. Tap here for a list of airports around the world where you can request a ride with Uber.

  • The cost of an Uber trip to (or from) TPA depends on factors that include the type of ride you request, the estimated length and duration of the trip, tolls, and current demand for rides.

    You can see an estimate of the price before you request by entering your pickup spot and destination in Uber’s price estimator above. Then, when you request a ride you’ll see your actual price in the app based on real-time factors.

  • Pickup locations may depend on the type of ride you request and the size of the airport. Follow the instructions in the app about where to meet your driver. You can also look for signs that point to designated airport ridesharing zones.

    If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.

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Tampa Airport visitor information

Tampa International Airport (TPA) is the 29th-busiest airport in the US based on passenger numbers, serving more than 19 million travelers annually. Located about 6 miles (10 kilometers) west of Tampa’s city center, the airport is about a 20-minute drive from downtown in ideal road and traffic conditions.

Tampa Airport terminals

TPA Airport has one terminal served by 4 airsides (A, C, E, and F). Tampa Airport lounges can be found in Airsides E and F. You can plan your trip using the information below.

TPA Airside A

  • Alaska
  • JetBlue
  • Silver
  • Spirit
  • Sun Country
  • United

TPA Airside C

  • Southwest

TPA Airside E

  • Air Canada
  • Delta
  • Frontier
  • Swift
  • WestJet
  • Delta Sky Club

TPA Airside F

  • Air Transat
  • American
  • British Airways
  • Cayman
  • Copa
  • Edelweiss
  • Icelandair
  • Lufthansa
  • Norwegian
  • World Atlantic
  • American Airlines Admirals Club

Tampa Airport international terminal

Tampa Airport international flights arrive and depart from Airside F. TPA offers nonstop flights to 17 international destinations.

Dining at Tampa Airport

Travelers can choose from more than 40 Tampa Airport dining spots, including coffee shops, fast-food chains, and restaurants with table service, offering a variety of food and snacks, from sweets to international cuisine. Tampa Airport food options are located in the main terminal and across all airsides.

Getting around Tampa Airport

Tampa Airport transportation is provided by an automated people mover, taking passengers to and from the main terminal to the 4 airsides from Level 3 of the main terminal. Additionally, the SkyConnect departs from Level 4 of the main terminal, taking travelers to the economy garage and rental car center.

Things to do at Tampa Airport

Tampa International Airport is home to a variety of attractions, including a public art program, which showcases local and national artists. The airport gallery is located before security in the hallway that connects the airport and a hotel. Tampa Airport massage services can be found at the spas located within each of the airsides.

Currency exchange at Tampa Airport

Tampa Airport currency exchange offices for passengers can be found in the main terminal building on Level 3.

Hotels near Tampa Airport

Whether you have a layover or an overnight flight delay, or you need a place to stay for a visit near TPA, there are more than 25 hotels and accommodations nearby.

Points of interest near Tampa Airport

  • Busch Gardens
  • Henry B. Plant Museum
  • Sunshine Skyway Bridge
  • Ybor City

Find more information about TPA here.


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