Selected fares from Brownsville to Tampa

Flights from Brownsville

Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport

If you're planning to depart by air, Orbitz.com is a great resource for cheap flights from Brownsville. The main airport serving the city and surrounding areas is the Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport. The airport is owned by the city and located about four miles east of downtown. Three commercial airlines fly out of the city: AeroMexico, American Airlines and United Airlines. Orbitz.com can help you find bargain tickets on any one of these airlines. The local forecast office for the National Weather Service is also located at the airport.

Parking at the Airport

Both short- and long-term parking lots are located near the main terminal. An overflow lot is north of the terminal on Amelia Earhart Drive. For drop-offs, temporary parking in front of the terminal allows for quick unloading before departure.

Transportation to the Airport

An airport-island shuttle service operates throughout the day, seven days a week. Shuttles leave South Padre Island about every hour. The fare to ride the shuttle is $1.50. The WAVE bus line also provides transportation from within Brownsville to the airport. Several taxicab companies operate in Brownsville and frequently take passengers to the front of the airport terminal.

Restaurants at Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport

The U-Mix Cafe is a quaint coffeehouse located inside the airport at Brownsville. There are snacks and baked goods available as well. You can pick up a souvenir at one of the airport gift shops. Booking flights from Brownsville through Orbitz.com is a smart move because you won't have any last-minute surprises.

Flights to Tampa

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.

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Hotels in Tampa

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Harborside Suites at Little Harbor
Harborside Suites at Little Harbor
536 Bahia Beach Blvd, Ruskin
3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (10 reviews)

This Ruskin aparthotel is on the beach, 2.5 mi (4 km) from E.G. Simmons Regional Park, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Cypress Golf Club and Camp Bayou Nature Preserve. ...

$87

$87
Chase Suite Hotel Tampa
Chase Suite Hotel Tampa
3075 N Rocky Point Dr, Tampa
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (52 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Cypress Point Park and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Rocky Point Golf Course. Raymond James Stadium and ...

$79

$79
DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Airport - Westshore
DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Airport - Westshore
4500 W Cypress St, Tampa
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (99 reviews)

This hotel is just 2 miles from Tampa International Airport, 5 miles from Tampa Convention Center and The Florida Aquarium, and 6 miles from the Ybor City historical ...

$101

$101
Howard Johnson - Tampa Airport
Howard Johnson - Tampa Airport
2055 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa
2.0 out of 5.0
2.8 out of 5 (108 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from International Plaza and Bay Street and 1.3 mi (2 km) from Raymond James Stadium. George M. Steinbrenner ...

$50

$50
Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown
Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown
513 S Florida Ave, Tampa
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (82 reviews)

Connected to the Tampa Convention Center by an open-air skybridge, this atrium hotel is 1 block from the Tampa Bay Times Forum, and close to the Tampa Bay Performing ...

$159

$159
InterContinental Tampa
InterContinental Tampa
4860 West Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (145 reviews)

This hotel is 3 miles from the airport; 1 mile from mall shopping; and 5 miles from downtown Tampa and theater, art, and concert venues, The Florida Aquarium, ...

$102

$102
Ramada Tampa Airport Westshore
Ramada Tampa Airport Westshore
1200 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa
3.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (238 reviews)

Centrally located near restaurants, bars, and movie theaters, this hotel is within 2 miles of the Tampa airport, and 5 miles from both downtown Tampa and The ...

$76

$76
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Tampa East, FL
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Tampa East, FL
11551 Discovery Lane, Seffner
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (116 reviews)

Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Eureka Springs Regional Park, Florida State Fairgrounds, and MidFlorida Credit Union ...

$67

$67
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens Area
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens Area
11310 N 30th Street, Tampa
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (45 reviews)

Situated in Tampa, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of University of South Florida Botanical Gardens, University of South Florida, and Adventure Island. Busch ...

$100

$100
Sailport Waterfront Suites
Sailport Waterfront Suites
2506 N Rocky Point Dr, Tampa
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (376 reviews)

This Tampa-area waterfront hotel sits on Rocky Point Island overlooking Tampa Bay; the white-sand Caladesi Beach, Lowry Park Zoo, and The Florida Aquarium are ...

$125

$125

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