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Tampa to Atlanta drive in 1 day

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  Tampa
 The Villages
 Gainesville
 Valdosta
 Vienna (Georgia)
 Macon
 Jackson (Georgia)
   Atlanta 
driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV

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Tampa to Atlanta road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Tampa to Atlanta. If you're planning a road trip to Atlanta, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Tampa and Atlanta. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Tampa and Atlanta. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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8:00 am  start in Tampa
drive for about 1.5 hours

9:25 am  The Villages
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 10:25 am
drive for about 1 hour

11:38 am  Gainesville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:38 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

2:16 pm  Valdosta
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:16 pm
drive for about 2 hours

5:13 pm  Vienna (Georgia)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 6:13 pm
drive for about 51 minutes

7:04 pm  Macon
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 8:04 pm
drive for about 45 minutes

8:49 pm  Jackson (Georgia)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 9:49 pm
drive for about 49 minutes

10:38 pm  arrive in Atlanta
stay at W Atlanta - Midtown

driving ≈ 8.5 hours


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Where should I stop along the way?

The Villages

Gainesville  (3 answers)

Valdosta  (5 answers)

Vienna (Georgia)

Macon  (3 answers)

Jackson (Georgia)  (3 answers)
    questions about Jackson (Georgia):
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Where's the best place to stay in Atlanta?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Atlanta.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out W Atlanta - Midtown, which was mentioned 6 times on Trippy.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Artmore Hotel  (4 mentions)
The Highland Inn  (3 mentions)

Want to research more popular hotels in Atlanta? Click the blue button below.




Where's the best place to eat in Atlanta?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest The Varsity, which was mentioned 14 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Mary Mac's Tea Room  (12 mentions)
Antico Pizza Napoletana  (11 mentions)
Empire State South  (11 mentions)
JCT Kitchen & Bar  (10 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Atlanta? Click the blue button below.




What are some things to do in Atlanta?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Georgia Aquarium  (29 mentions)
World of Coca-Cola  (20 mentions)
Piedmont Park  (16 mentions)
Midtown Atlanta  (14 mentions)
High Museum of Art  (11 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Atlanta. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Leslie from Nashville asked:
Good Restaurants Unique to Atlanta?  (14 answers)

profile  Tristan from Florida asked:
Great, reasonable places to eat.  (13 answers)

profile  Gina from Minneapolis asked:
Tourist spots worth seeing in Atlanta?  (13 answers)

profile  Sarah from Seattle asked:
Authentic Southern Food!  (12 answers)

profile  Brooke from Nashville asked:
Best family activities in Atlanta?  (10 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Atlanta.




Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Atlanta to Tampa drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Tampa to Atlanta. Or get a full Tampa to Atlanta flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Tampa well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Tampa!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 457 miles
driving time of 6 hours, 25 minutes
64 Tampa travel answers
1 The Villages travel answer
3 Gainesville travel answers
5 Valdosta travel answers
1 Vienna (Georgia) travel answer
3 Macon travel answers
3 Jackson (Georgia) travel answers
133 Atlanta travel answers





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