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Fares from $38 One Way, $51 Round Trip from Chicago to Tampa

Prices starting at $51 for return flights and $38 for one-way flights to Tampa were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Tampa

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeTPA
Distance1013 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, JAL, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Qantas, SAS, ANA, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:59PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:47AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 9, 2020

Hate that frontier is located in International Terminal 5 of ORD- with coronovirus and with inconvenient parking requiring germ infested shuttle to main parking garage to avoid $77 a day to park.

Mar 5, 2020

The only thing I wish I could have done was choose my seat or had option to upgrade but the ticket I purchased would not let me. May have the option of after. When I purchased ticket I knew I could not do this but things changed and I wanted to but was unable

Feb 24, 2020

Why don’t the seats recline or why don’t you have USB ports

Feb 21, 2020

Early arrival

Feb 19, 2020

United really needs to consider that the population is taller than the early 1800’s. Sheesh give a gal some leg room. Cramps set in.

Feb 12, 2020

Get WiFi Stop having crew use overhead above rows 1and 2

Jan 30, 2020

Everyone at Frontier airlines was wonderful

Jan 5, 2020

Seats are too close together. Plane temperature was warm

Dec 26, 2019

We were told we would be seated together and we were not

Dec 13, 2019

good

Find Cheap Flights from Chicago to Tampa

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

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.

Flights from Chicago to Tampa - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Tampa?

Yes, Southwest Airlines flies directly from Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) to Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), so you'll be hitting the tarmac and starting your fantastic adventure in no time.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Tampa?

The journey from Chicago to Tampa can be as quick as 2 hours and 36 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not round up some friends and take off on an impromptu getaway?

What airlines fly from Chicago (and vicinity) to Tampa (and vicinity) most frequently?

Here are the airlines that offer the most frequent flights between Chicago (and vicinity) and Tampa (and vicinity). Discover which one suits your plans: United Airlines - (UA) with 110 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 53 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 21 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 4 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Tampa?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Tampa have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Tampa with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Tampa without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.