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Flights from San Francisco to Tampa, United States

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San Francisco to Tampa Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 13,581,506,728 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Tampa. Sun Country & Frontier frequently offer the best deals to Tampa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sun Country
SFOTPA
Tue 4/4
1 stop
TPASFO
Fri 4/21
1 stop
$300
Frontier
SFOTPA
Thu 4/13
1 stop
TPASFO
Tue 4/18
1 stop
$302
United
SFOTPA
Tue 3/21
1 stop
TPASFO
Tue 3/28
1 stop
$334
American
SFOTPA
Tue 5/2
3 stops
TPASFO
Tue 5/9
3 stops
$341
Alaska
SFOTPA
Tue 4/11
1 stop
TPASFO
Thu 4/20
1 stop
$461

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Tampa? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Tampa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $314.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Tampa? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $491 $492
7-14 days $391 $357
14-21 days $391 $334
21-30 days $391 $334
30-60 days $391 $300
60-90 days $391 $302
90+ days $391 $334

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Tampa Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 13,586,990,973 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Tampa is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$322$300$302$302$302$334$334

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Tampa by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco to Tampa flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February San Francisco Tampa Sun Country 2/28/17 3/7/17 1 $813
March San Francisco Tampa United 3/21/17 3/26/17 1 $334
April San Francisco Tampa Sun Country 4/4/17 4/21/17 1 $300
May San Francisco Tampa Frontier 5/3/17 5/17/17 1 $302
June San Francisco Tampa United 6/7/17 6/17/17 1 $354
July San Francisco Tampa United 7/12/17 8/1/17 0 $391
August San Francisco Tampa United 8/1/17 8/9/17 0 $391
September San Francisco Tampa United 9/1/17 9/4/17 0 $391

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Tampa Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$677
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$677 $486
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$486 $458
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$458 $404
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$404 $362
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$362

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Tampa Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco to Tampa is $454.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Tampa is $468.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Tampa - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:00 13:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Tampa Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Tampa is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Tampa is $421.

San Francisco to Tampa Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Tampa?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Tampa flight time is 4 hours and 59 minutes.
Question: How far is Tampa from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Tampa is 2,387 miles (3,841 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Tampa?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from San Francisco to Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Tampa?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Tampa?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Tampa Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Number of routes searched: 266Number of itineraries searched: 179,345

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Tampa? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco 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.

San Francisco to Tampa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American JFK
Alaska SEA
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines LAX
Major Airlines BOS
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines DTW
Frontier DEN
Sun Country MSP
United DEN
United EWR
United FLL
United IAD

San Francisco to Tampa Airports

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

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