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Flights to Tampa

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Last minute flights to Tampa

Departure Sat, 23 Nov Return Sat, 07 Dec
LGW London
TPA Tampa
return from £279
Departure Mon, 18 Nov Return Mon, 25 Nov
MAN Manchester
TPA Tampa
return from £420
Departure Sat, 16 Nov Return Thu, 21 Nov
EDI Edinburgh
TPA Tampa
return from £441
Departure Fri, 22 Nov Return Wed, 27 Nov
ORD Chicago
TPA Tampa
return from £176
Popular flight routes to Tampa
London - Tampa
return from £273
Manchester - Tampa
return from £354
Edinburgh - Tampa
return from £606
Bristol - Tampa
return from £386
Newburgh, NY - Tampa
return from £806
Newcastle - Tampa
return from £338

Trips to Tampa

Tampa travel

Tampa is a sparkling, sun-kissed coastal city in Florida with a vibrant restaurant scene, world-class museums, a thriving performing arts scene and striking modern architecture. The city also has a well-preserved historic neighbourhood known as Ybor City, the city's former Latin Quarter and hub for cigar manufacturing. Tampa is a vast city and the easiest way to get around is by public transport, with the most convenient and fun method being on the Tampa streetcars that run between the major tourist attractions. Those after some serious retail therapy can hit the shops in the city's biggest shopping malls, whilst if you're looking for thrills, the rollercoasters at the Busch Gardens Adventure Park won't disappoint. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Tampa!

Things to do and places to see in Tampa

With so many different things to do, it can be difficult to know where to start on a trip to Tampa. Visitors can travel by streetcar to the Tampa Bay History Center, be filled with wonder by the marine life in the Florida Aquarium or discover the city's shopping malls around Bay Street. Tampa's dining scene is popular and varied and visitors can enjoy a range of dishes from Spanish-influenced dishes to freshly caught seafood and craft beers.

When visiting Tampa, be sure to:

  • Hop on a street car to check out all the sights Tampa has to offer
  • Unlock 12,000 years of the city's history at the Tampa Bay History Center
  • Journey to Africa at the Busch Gardens Adventure Park and ride some white-knuckle rides.
  • Watch hypnotic glass-blowing at the Phoenix Glass Studio and Gallery
  • See highly acclaimed shows at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
  • Stroll down the Tampa Riverwalk, lined with museums, parks, cafes and restaurants
  • Soak up the atmosphere of Ybor City, National Historic Landmark District, full of history, shops, restaurants and nightlife
  • Satisfy retail cravings at the International Plaza and Bay Street and WestShore Plaza
  • Watch the sun slowly sink below the ocean from the pier
  • Catch a movie at the old Tampa Theatre, designed by renowned theatre architect John Eberson
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Tampa airports

There is one main airport that handles flights to Tampa, which is called Tampa Airport and is located about five miles from the city centre. It operates both domestic and international flights to over 80 destinations worldwide.

  • Tampa Airport

    Top airlines

    A number of large airlines operate cheap flights to Tampa including: Delta Airlines, United Airlines and Jetblue Airways.

    Location

    Tampa Airport is located approximately five miles west of the city centre in the country of Hillsborough, Florida on the east shore of Tampa Bay.

    Transport options

    By car, passengers can take the I-275 highway to reach the city centre. The journey takes about 10-15 minutes. Several car rental companies are available in the airport close to the baggage reclaim area. Passengers wishing to take the bus can use the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit bus service to connect with the city centre. Taxis, shared passenger vans and limos can be organised in the baggage reclaim area.

  • Orlando International Airport

    Top airlines

    A number of airline operate to the city, including Aer Lingus, American Airlines and British Airways.

    Location

    The airport is located approximately six miles southeast of the Orlando city centre.

    Transport options

    There are plenty of transport options available to bridge the six miles from the main city very easily. Hotel Shuttle services have been allocated at the tourist hotels along with the local bus located on the A-side of the terminal. With low fares, several taxi cabs including Ace Metro, Quick Cab, Start Taxi and the City Cab come at the first call. Shuttle Vans and Sun Rail riders conveniently connect the airport to every other spot in the city.

FAQ's about Tampa

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Tampa?
The top month to book flights to Tampa is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Tampa flights is August. In third place: July. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Tampa, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Tampa?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Tampa is... August. The next best month to travel to Tampa is October. And let's not forget December, the third top choice for when to go to Tampa. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Tampa is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Tampa should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Tampa, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Tampa departing from over 3 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Tampa at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Tampa’s airport?
Tampa is served by 9 airport[s]. Orlando International operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 3 cities, such as London, Manchester and Edinburgh, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Tampa’s airport from the city centre?
Tampa’s airport Orlando International is located 76 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Tampa’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.55 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Orlando International , for example, the average price for the ride to Tampa centre is around 1.94 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Tampa. Pick your preferred car type and get from Orlando International to Tampa city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Tampa city centre?
There are many ways to get from Orlando International to central Tampa:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Orlando International to Tampa city centre when driving is 1 hour 23 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Tampa?
If you are going to Tampa, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 9.61 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 38.83 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.44 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.11 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 3.88 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.93 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.38 GBP
  • - Water: 1.01 GBP

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