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Fares from $45 One Way, $115 Round Trip from Columbus to Tampa

Prices starting at $115 for return flights and $45 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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Flights from Columbus to Tampa - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Columbus to Tampa?

Yes, you can fly from Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) to Tampa, FL Airport (TPA-Tampa Intl.) with Southwest Airlines, the only airline offering direct flights on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Columbus to Tampa?

It can zip by in as little as 2 hours and 15 minutes. If you're of the opinion that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the journey from Columbus to Tampa.

What airlines fly from Columbus to Tampa most frequently?

Southwest Airlines is the most frequent airline servicing the Columbus to Tampa route. Choose from 20 flights each month with this carrier.

Route Information for Flights from Columbus to Tampa

Origin Airport IATA CodeCMH
Destination Airport IATA CodeTPA
Distance830 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival5:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:45PM UTC

Flights Review

Apr 30, 2019

This flight from Columbus to Tampa went really well, pricing, efficiency getting through the various lines, getting boarded, getting off the plane, it's rare, but all the pieces lined up this time.

Oct 27, 2018

Take nuts out of the snack lists. Seems like so many people have allergies today.

Feb 19, 2018

Our flight attendants were amazing! I wish I could have them every flight

Jan 19, 2018

My luggage was misplaced, but delivered by 10:30 am the next day

Finding Flights from Columbus to Tampa

Columbus Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Columbus, Ohio, for your next trip. Columbus is served by the Port Columbus International Airport, located at 4600 International Gateway. It is about six miles east of the city center. It has three terminals and 44 gates. Domestic and international flights are provided by over 20 airlines, including the American Eagle Network, United, American Airlines and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The Port Columbus Airport has three lots and a garage available for parking with complimentary shuttles. Fees are from $4 to $9 per day for long-term parking and $2 to $3 per hour for short-term parking. There is also bicycle parking and a cellphone lot.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The fare from downtown Columbus to the airport is approximately $25. There are also daily shuttles from the downtown area. Columbus also has bus service. The fare is $2.00 one-way or $4.50 for an all-day pass. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Columbus Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the Port Columbus International Airport, so you can grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. Er King, Cold Stone Creamery, Tim Hortons and many more ensure that there will be something that everyone likes. There are also shops, so you can purchase anything you forgot to pack. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Columbus is your best bet for finding bargain tickets.

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.

^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.