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Houston to Tampa Flights

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Selected fares from Houston to Tampa

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
HOU TPA Wed, Sep 3 - Wed, Sep 10 $280
HOU TPA Wed, Sep 10 - Sun, Sep 21 $282
HOU TPA Wed, Sep 10 - Sun, Sep 21 $284
HOU TPA Mon, Sep 15 - Thu, Sep 18 $299
HOU TPA Mon, Sep 15 - Thu, Sep 18 $304
HOU TPA Wed, Sep 3 - Wed, Sep 10 $307
HOU TPA Wed, Sep 10 - Sun, Sep 21 $324
HOU TPA Thu, Sep 11 - Sun, Sep 14 $468

Houston and Tampa airports and terminals

Airports in Houston TX, US
map of airports in Houston
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    George Bush Airport (IAH)

    Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from IAH to TPA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C United Airlines
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    Hobby Airport (HOU)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

    Carriers for flights from HOU to TPA

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
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Airports in Tampa FL, US
map of airports in Tampa
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    Tampa Airport (TPA)

    Distance from City Center: 4.6 miles

    Carriers for flights from HOU to TPA

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways, United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Houston to Tampa

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Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Airport Westshore

3 stars
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5312 Avion Park Drive Map

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La Quinta Inn Tampa Bay Airport

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Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel

4 stars
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4200 Jim Walter Blvd Map

Rate includes breakfast

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Hyatt Place Tampa Airport/Westshore

3 stars
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4811 West Main St Map

Save 30% on your stay

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Hampton Inn Tampa-International Airport/Westshore

3 stars
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4817 W. Laurel Street Map

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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 5 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $288
Earn $2.88
Return Mon, Sep 8 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 3 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $280
Earn $2.80
Return Wed, Sep 10 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 3 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $280
Earn $2.80
Return Wed, Sep 10 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 24 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $288
Earn $2.88
Return Mon, Oct 27 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 4 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $280
Earn $2.80
Return Sat, Oct 11 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 4 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Spirit Airlines $280
Earn $2.80
Return Sat, Oct 11 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Spirit Airlines
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November

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 18 Houston (HOU) Tampa (TPA) Delta Air Lines $304
Earn $3.04
Return Thu, Nov 27 Tampa (TPA) Houston (HOU) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in November from Houston to Tampa

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Nov 23 Houston (IAH) Tampa (TPA) Frontier Airlines $1,114
Earn $11.14
Return Sun, Nov 30 Tampa (TPA) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines
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Flights to Tampa

George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Booking flights from Houston is easy if you use the services offered on Orbitz.com. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. Named after George H. W. Bush, this airport serves tens of millions of travelers yearly and was the 10th busiest airport in the United States in 2011. Airlines that service this airport include American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Air Canada and Air France. Find low-cost tickets to destinations around the world on Orbitz.com.

Houston Airport Parking

Parking at George Bush Intercontinental Airport costs $17 per day, and you can purchase airport parking tickets in advance on Orbitz.com. However, if you are planning a long trip, this cost can add up. There are many companies that offer off-site parking to Houston travelers at cheaper rates. Ramada, which is approximately four miles from the airport, charges travelers $25 per week for parking and offers shuttle services to and from the airport. Park 'N Fly is located approximately three miles from the airport and charges $7 daily for parking, and Rocket Parking is located just over four miles from the airport, charging $5.50 per day.

Ground Transportation in Houston

The Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority has a bus and rail system that will get Houston residents to and from the airport. The airport has courtesy vans that will pick travelers up from locations that are within a five mile radius of the airport. Taxis are also available throughout the city and are the quickest option for those who choose not to drive or take public transportation. If you are arriving in Houston and need transportation, you can find great deals on rental cars on Orbitz.com. Customers can check out the latest sales to find bargain prices.

Airport Dining Facilities

George Bush Intercontinental Airport has a variety of restaurants that you can enjoy while waiting for your flight. Urban Crave, Cat Cora's Kitchen and Harlon's BBQ offer southern-style dishes. There are also many restaurant chains at this airport, including Schlotzky's Deli, Chili's and Popeye's Chicken. Book your flights from Houston using Orbitz.com and arrive at the airport early enough to relax and enjoy a fine meal.

Tampa Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com to book one of the many flights to Tampa International Airport, the major airport serving the Tampa-St. Petersburg area. Most major domestic and international airlines fly in and out of the Tampa airport, which is located at 4100 George J Bean Parkway, roughly eight miles northwest of the downtown Tampa area.

Ground Transportation in Tampa

There are several options for ground transportation from the Tampa airport. Pick up the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit bus (HART) near the red baggage claim area, or grab a taxi or share-a-ride van at the ground transportation quadrants located in each corner of the baggage claim area. Most cab companies charge a $2 fee plus $2.25 for each mile, with a minimum $15 charge for each trip. For the ultimate mobility during your stay, use Orbitz.com to add a rental car to your travel package.

Tampa Weather Information

Tampa has a relatively mild climate. Winter temperatures rarely drop below 55 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer temperatures top out at around 90 degrees. Dress for summer, but bring a light jacket for those cool nights and a waterproof slicker for the inevitable afternoon storms.

What to Do in Tampa

To get the most out of your Tampa trip, attend a few of the city's outdoor festivals and celebrations. Each Saturday evening throughout the summer, you can attend Saturday Sunsets on the Trail at Treasure Island or the Holmes Beach Concerts in the Park series. The Fun 'N Sun festival and the annual Tampa-Hillsborough Storytelling Festival run through the spring, and Art in the Park and the Bridge Street Market are weekly events. Enjoy your Tampa vacation, and don't forget to use Orbtiz.com to book cheap flights to Tampa for your next trip.

Interesting facts about flights from Houston to Tampa

    • 3 direct flights are operating from Houston to Tampa today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 8m.
    • United Airlines flight 1138 (2:15 AM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Houston to Tampa.
    • United Airlines flight 1533 (2:00 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Houston to Tampa.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Houston to Tampa (United Airlines flight 1533, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 2h 6m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Houston to Tampa (United Airlines flight 267, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 2h 10m.
    • Flights from George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) to Tampa Airport (TPA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Houston and Tampa

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 717 AirTran Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 757-300 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines