Florida Aquarium Driving Directions

If you are using a GPS navigation system, please enter the intersection of York Street and Channelside Drive to arrive at our parking lot and follow the Aquarium signage.

 

For drop off/pick up in the circle at the front of the Aquarium, you can enter our address of:
701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602.

 

Directions:

From I-275 Southbound -

Coming from North Tampa & Ocala Areas

Take Exit 45A Downtown East (Jefferson St.)

Continue straight on Jefferson to Twiggs St.

Left on Twiggs Street to Channelside Drive

Turn right on Channelside Drive to York Street (2nd traffic light)

Turn left on York Street, parking lot entrance is on right.

 

From I-275 Northbound -

Coming from St. Petersburg and The Beaches

Take DOWNTOWN EAST (Scott St.) EXIT 44

Continue straight on Scott to Jefferson St.

Right on Jefferson Street to Twiggs St.

Left on Twiggs Street to Channelside Drive

Turn right on Channelside Drive to York Street (2nd traffic light)

Turn left on York Street, parking lot entrance is on right.

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From I-4 Westbound -

From Lakeland & Orlando Areas

Take Exit 1 Downtown East (22nd & 21st Street)

Turn left on 21st to HWY. 60 (ADAMO)

Right on to HWY 60 to Channelside Dr

Left on York Street to Aquarium parking.

 

From S.R. 60 Westbound (ADAMO DR) -

From Sarasota & Bradenton Areas

Take I-75 North to Exit 257

Off Exit Ramp 257 - go left onto S.R. 60 (ADAMO)

Continue west on S.R. 60 (ADAMO DRIVE) to Channelside Dr

Left on Channelside Dr to 3rd traffic light (York St)

Left on York St. to Aquarium parking lot on right.

  

From S.R. 60 Eastbound (Kennedy/Jackson) -

From Clearwater & Dunedin Areas

Continue east on Kennedy to Ashley St.

Left on Ashley to Twiggs Street

Right on Twiggs to Channelside Dr.

Turn right on Channelside Drive to York Street (2nd traffic light)

Turn left on York Street and parking lot entrance is on the right.

 

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From Crosstown Westbound -

Coming from Brandon & Lake Wales

Take Exit 8 Downtown East (Kennedy Blvd.)

Continue straight on Kennedy to Jefferson Street

Right on Jefferson to Twiggs Street

Right on Twiggs Street to Channelside Drive

Turn right on Channelside Drive to York Street (2nd traffic light)

Turn left on York Street and parking lot entrance is on the right.

 

From Crosstown Eastbound -

Coming from St. Petersburg Gandy Bridge

Take Exit 6B Downtown East (Channelside Drive)

Continue east on Channelside Drive to Washington/York Street (you pass the aquarium)

Turn right on York Street to Aquarium parking lot (on right) 

 

From Bridges

Courtney Campbell Causeway (60)-from Clearwater, Dunedin

Howard Franklin (I-275 North) - from St. Pete, Pinellas & Largo

Gandy (92) - from South St. Pete -then proceed on to the Crosstown

to Exit 6B Veteran's Expressway - from Town n' Country or NW Tampa...then proceed to I-275 North

 

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