The cheapest times to fly from EYW to TPA are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EYW to TPA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $419 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $150 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Key West, FL (EYW) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $163 to $317 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $177. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $317. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $139 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $221 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EYW to TPA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EYW to TPA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

EYW to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EYW to TPA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Key West. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.57, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $48 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $202. Return trip prices are from the TPA to EYW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EYW to TPA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 25 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from EYW to TPA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 1.59% less expensive than TPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See EYW to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EYW to TPA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, JetBlue, Silver Airways, Southern Airways Express, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to Key West International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 241 miles or 388 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EYW to TPA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EYW to TPA flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Key West, FL and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from EYW to TPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeEYW
Origination airport nameKey West International Airport
CityKey West, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeTPA
Destination airport nameTampa International Airport
CityTampa, FL
Countrythe United States


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