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Busch Gardens Shuttle Express Service Resumes

Updated: Mar 8, 2022

Great news for Orlando area visitors wanting to experience Busch Gardens Tampa Bay!

The Busch Gardens Shuttle Express service to Busch Gardens in Tampa is back, and it's a great way to save money as the return service from Orlando to the park in Tampa is FREE to use for all valid ticket holders, this service is especially useful if you A, do not have a hire car, or B, the price of gas is putting you off heading down the 1-4 to Tampa.

Drop-off and pick-up locations have been set as follows.

  • SeaWorld (near the bus & taxi drop-off)

  • ICON Park, 8350 Universal Blvd (8445 International Drive, (in the heart of the Entertainment district of I-Drive)

  • Publix, 8145 Vineland Avenue, Lake Buena Vista (near Premium Outlets – Lake Buena Vista area)

  • Old Town Entertainment District, 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy (serving 192 East in Kissimmee)

  • Doubletree Orlando by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando, 5780 Major Blvd, Orlando, FL (serving North International Drive area and Universal Orlando guests)

  • Margaritaville Resort – 8000 Fins Up Circle, Kissimme

The service schedule will vary through the year and be subject to change. For guidance purposes only, the Orlando area pick-up will be between 8:30 and 9:30 – depending on location. The return journey from Busch Gardens will depend on park closing time and vary throughout the year.

We recommend that guests make a reservation for the Shuttle Express to secure their seats. This can be completed by calling 800-221-1339 or visiting the official website. Schedules can be confirmed at this stage.

This service is complimentary to all guests with a multi-park, Busch Gardens inclusive ticket.


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