The cheapest times to fly from BWI to TPA are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- July 30th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)
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 BWI to TPA is late October. Prices can be as high as $709 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $199 for Tuesday flights around late October.
When to Fly to Tampa
Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $209 to $417 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $220. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $416. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $196 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $241 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to TPA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BWI to TPA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BWI to TPA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TPA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. 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 $110 (32%) 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 $236. Return trip prices are from the TPA to BWI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from BWI to TPA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BWI to TPA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 844 miles or 1358 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BWI to TPA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to TPA flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.
How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Tampa, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from BWI to TPA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Tampa International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from BWI to TPA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave TPA heading for BWI about 14 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Tampa, FL is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 14 minutes late
- Spirit: 11 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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