Cheap Flight Deals From Kansas City (MKC) to Tampa (TPA) Starting at $85

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Airfares from $85 One Way, $169 Round Trip from Kansas City to Tampa

Prices starting at $169 for return flights and $85 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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More About Flying To Tampa from Kansas City

Route Information for Flights from Kansas City to Tampa

Origin Airport IATA Code
MKC
Destination Airport IATA Code
TPA
Distance
1048 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
9:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
9:05PM UTC

Fly from Kansas City to Tampa

Kansas City International Airport

Planning domestic or international flights from Kansas City is easy using Orbitz.com. The site allows travelers to search a variety of airlines at once to locate the best deals. The Kansas City International Airport is located approximately 19 miles from downtown on Brasilia Avenue. The airport has 15 airlines and offers nonstop service to 51 different locations. Airlines include Southwest, Frontier and United Airlines.

Parking at the Airport

Kansas City International Airport offers a variety of parking options. All parking lots are open 24 hours a day, and fees are posted at each lot. The economy lot is free for the first two hours, which makes it perfect for dropping off or picking up travelers. Garage and lot parking is available, with shuttle service running to and from the airport. Fees are charged by the hour or by the day. Valet parking is offered for all guests. Fees for valet parking include shuttle service and luggage assistance, and a frequent parker program offers discounts to travelers.

Kansas City Airport Transportation

Kansas City Airport has a variety of ground transportation options to and from the airport. Many hotels offer free shuttles to and from the airport. Bus and taxi services are available, and fees usually vary depending on the distance traveled. Orbitz.com can help you locate a car or limo rental service at discount prices. Many car rental services will provide discounts with proof of an air ticket.

Airport Restaurant Information

Travelers who get to the airport early may wish to grab a bite to eat before their flight. Restaurants include Starbucks Coffee and Burger King. Using Orbitz.com will ensure you receive the best rates on flights from Kansas City.

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Kansas City to Tampa now?
If you’re agonizing over quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Kansas City to Tampa, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Kansas City to Tampa?
You bet there are, which is excellent news if you’re not a fan of layovers. Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines fly nonstop from Kansas City Intl. Airport to Tampa Airport.
What is the shortest flight from Kansas City to Tampa?
The fastest flight from MCI to Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) is 3 hours and 14 minutes. Slip a few things into your carry-on to keep you amused, like a gripping read or a crossword puzzle.
What airlines fly from Kansas City to Tampa most frequently?
The carriers that have the most frequent flights between Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) and Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.) include Southwest Airlines (WN). This popular option operates 30 flights on the route each month. Alternatively, lock in your favorite seat with Spirit Airlines (NK). You’ll have 8 monthly flights between Kansas City and Tampa to select from with this airline.
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 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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