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Busch Gardens was recently rated the most popular theme park in Florida among residents of the Tampa Bay area!
Short Ride to the Wild Side
Did you know Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is just a short ride away from Orlando? Now it's easier than ever to experience Busch Gardens' wildlife and wild rides via the Busch Gardens Shuttle Express for only $5 per person for a round trip from Orlando. The service is always free with the purchase of a 5-Park Orlando FlexTicket!
Nearly 5,000 spaces are available for vehicles. Spaces are available to cars and motorcycles for $7.00 - buses, trucks and recreation vehicles are $11.00. Tour buses are eligible to park free of charge. Passport Members can park in general lots for free.
Parking is offered, but subject to availability. Preferred parking for cars and motorcycles is $11.00. Silver and Gold Passport Members can park in Preferred parking for $6.00. Platinum Members receive complimentary Preferred parking. (subject to availability)
Busch Gardens offers an outdoor Courtesy Pet Care Center where you can leave your pet for the day. There is no charge for this service. Water is provided, however, we do not provide food. The pens are in a shaded, covered area and the animals are checked on every thirty minutes. There are no size or weight limitations and no reservations are necessary. The pet kennel opens when the park opens and closes 15 minutes prior to the parks closing.
Restaurants, snack bars and juice stands are located conveniently throughout the park. MasterCard, Visa and Discover are accepted at the Crown Colony and Festhaus Restaurants. Sorry, but coolers, food, drinks and picnic items may not be taken into the park. For vegetarian meal options please stop by the Guest Relations window at the main entrance to the park.