Tampa Airport to Bradenton

By Car

  1. Take the 275 South (signposted to St. Petersburg)
  2. Keep on the 275 South – you will go over the sunshine skyway. Stay on the 275 South until you see the exit for 19 South exit 5 – signposted Palmetto/Bradenton. Keep on this road. You will eventually go over a bridge towards Manatee Memorial Hospital (left hand side). Up to and through lights. Shortly afterwards take right lane – 41 South exit.
  3. Continue on this road which eventually bends to the right (the Sports Authority is on the left). Maintain right-hand lane – the two left hand lanes will turn off -you go straight on signposted 684 beaches. This leads you onto the main Cortez road.
  4. Keep going until you come to traffic lights with Applebees restaurant on the left-hand side. Go through lights, past Albertsons supermarket and take the next left at the Comfort Inn Suites sign.
  5. Go past Hampton Bay entrance to the end of the road.
  6. Turn left at T-Junction – 47th Street West.
  7. Go to the end of the road and turn left into 44th Street West.