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Fares from $49 One Way, $75 Round Trip from Washington to Tampa

Prices starting at $75 for return flights and $49 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 Washington to Tampa

Origin Airport IATA CodeWAS
Destination Airport IATA CodeTPA
Distance843 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:20PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:35AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 12, 2020

Perfect flight

Jan 6, 2020

Nice flight

Dec 7, 2019

I fly regularly and the “vibe” felt strangely better with staff going out of their way to be helpful and nice. Totally noticeable and appreciated!

Nov 21, 2019

Pilot was excellent

Jun 22, 2019

Love the free tv and great snacks!

Jun 10, 2019

Charging for seat selection and bags is unfair. I get all this free with Southwest.

Feb 12, 2019

The captain saw me sitting and went back to the plane and called for a wheelchair for me!

Jan 25, 2019

Especially like free checked bag.

Dec 13, 2018

Love JetBlue!

Dec 13, 2018

Love jetBlue!

Flights from Washington DC to Tampa

The Best DC Airports

Before you call airlines looking for flights from Washington, DC, you should check with Orbitz.com. The two major airports in DC are Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Alaska Airlines, US Airways, and Frontier Airlines handle domestic flights from Ronald Reagan, while Virgin America, ExpressJet Airlines, and Colgan Air operate out of Washington Dulles. Ronald Reagan is only three miles from the downtown area, and Washington Dulles is 26 miles from downtown.

Long-Term Parking Options

The five parking lots at Ronald Reagan offer daily and hourly parking rates, and the airport charges $20 per day for parking in the long-term lots. The economy lot only charges $12 per day, but this lot is open and uncovered. Washington Dulles has two long-term parking lots that charge $17 per day and one economy lot that charges $10 per day. For $30, you can use valet parking.

Public Transportation Choices

The Metrorail and Metrobus make at least one stop at each airport every day. The stops are clearly marked around the city, and you can find maps that help you find the correct line. Taxis are not as low cost as the public transportation options because the drivers charge a pickup fee, baggage fee, fee per mile, and a fee for any time that the driver must wait.

Places to Eat

Both airports offer a range of dining options. Washington Dulles is home to Dulles to Go, Five Guys, Subway, and Wendy's, while Ronald Reagan has Dunkin' Donuts, Euro Cafe, and Jerry's Subs & Pizza. Once you have something to eat, you can browse through the sales at some of the shops surrounding the restaurants. If you want to enjoy your vacation, use Orbitz.com to look for flights from Washington DC.

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 Washington to Tampa - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Washington to Tampa?

There certainly are, which is terrific news if you're not a fan of swapping planes en route. Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines fly straight from Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) to Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Washington to Tampa?

Leave those movies on your laptop for the hotel room, because the journey from Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) to Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.) can be as quick as 2 hours and 15 minutes.

What airlines fly from Washington to Tampa most frequently?

The carriers that fly the most frequently between Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) and Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.) include Southwest Airlines (WN). This popular option offers 189 flights on the route every month. If you'd like more options, have a look at the price of tickets with Spirit Airlines (NK), which offers 44 flights from Washington to Tampa each 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.