Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Tampa to Houston?

Flights from Houston to Tampa, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:35 AM

TIPSave $32 by flying into Ft Lauderdale instead of Tampa from Houston

Houston to Tampa Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:35 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Houston to Tampa. Spirit & United frequently offer the best deals on Houston to Tampa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
HOUTPA
Wed 1/11
nonstop
TPAHOU
Wed 1/18
nonstop
$91
Select
United
HOUTPA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
TPAHOU
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$157
Select
United
HOUTPA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
TPAHOU
Thu 10/27
nonstop
$157
Select
American
HOUTPA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
TPAHOU
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$191
Select
American
HOUTPA
Wed 1/11
1 stop
TPAHOU
Wed 1/18
1 stop
$191
Select

How Much is a Flight from Houston to Tampa?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to Tampa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $104.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston to Tampa?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Houston to Tampa based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Houston to Tampa?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Houston to Tampa.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $112 $464
7-14 days $94 $289
14-21 days $94 $196
21-30 days $94 $192
30-60 days $99 $191
60-90 days $117 $194
90+ days $91 $191

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Tampa

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Houston to Tampa is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$107 $94 $94 $107 $112 $94 $117

Compare Flight Prices from Houston to Tampa by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Houston to Tampa flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Houston Tampa American 9/30/16 10/10/16 1 $631
October Houston Tampa Spirit 10/4/16 10/8/16 0 $94
November Houston Tampa Spirit 11/1/16 11/4/16 0 $99
December Houston Tampa Spirit 12/9/16 12/18/16 0 $117
January Houston Tampa Spirit 1/11/17 1/18/17 0 $91
February Houston Tampa Spirit 2/3/17 2/5/17 0 $117
March Houston Tampa Spirit 3/14/17 3/18/17 0 $289
April Houston Tampa Spirit 4/15/17 4/19/17 0 $289

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Tampa

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Houston to Tampa. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$242
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$242 $94
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$94 $222
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$222 $112
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$112 $112
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$112

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Tampa

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Houston to Tampa is $223.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Tampa is $128.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Houston to Tampa.

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Tampa - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:22 16:22
United 5 4 5 5 5 4 4 07:21 19:35
Southwest 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 10:15 20:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston to Tampa

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Houston to Tampa. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Houston to Tampa is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Tampa is $149.

Houston to Tampa Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Tampa?
Answer: The average Houston to Tampa flight time is 2 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How far is Tampa from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Tampa is 778 miles (1,252 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Tampa?
Answer: There are 59 direct flights from Houston to Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Tampa?
Answer: United Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Tampa?
Answer: Dallas - Ft Worth, TX

Airlines in Houston flying to Tampa Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:35 AMNumber of routes searched: 93Number of itineraries searched: 159,237

Wondering which airlines fly out of Houston to Tampa? We've gathered the average price of Houston airlines with flights to Tampa. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Houston to Tampa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
Delta ATL
American CLT
American MIA
American ORD
Delta DTW
American -
Delta MSP
United PNS
United JAX
United IAD
United EWR
JetBlue JFK
United PBI
Delta LGA
JetBlue BOS
Delta CVG
Spirit FLL

Houston to Tampa Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Houston and Tampa. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Austin to Tampa American, Delta, United $200
Flights from San Antonio to Tampa American, Delta, United $309
Flights from Killeen to Tampa American, Delta, United $224
Flights from College Station to Tampa American $528
Flights from Corpus Christi to Tampa American, United $339
Flights from Tyler to Tampa American $263
Flights from Lake Charles to Tampa American, United $358
Flights from Waco to Tampa American $257
Flights from Houston to Orlando American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Houston to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Austin to Orlando JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $107
Flights from Houston to Miami American, Delta, United $107
Flights from Houston to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $222
Flights from San Antonio to Orlando Delta, United $200
Flights from Houston to Sarasota - Bradenton American, Delta, United $357
Flights from Houston to Ft Lauderdale American, Delta, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Ft Myers American, Delta, United $314
Flights from Houston to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $71
Flights from Austin to Sarasota - Bradenton American, Delta, United $311
Flights from Houston to Dallas - Ft Worth American $183
Flights from Austin to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $139
Flights from San Antonio to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $127
Flights from San Antonio to Sarasota - Bradenton American, Delta, United $414
Flights from Austin to Miami Alaska, Delta $187
Flights from Killeen to Orlando Delta, United $274
Flights from Houston to West Palm Beach American, Delta, United $201
Flights from San Antonio to Miami American, Delta $204
Flights from Houston to Jacksonville American, Delta, United $208
Flights from Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $100
Flights from Austin to Ft Lauderdale American, JetBlue, Delta $157
Cheap Flights from Houston to Tampa