The cheapest times to fly from DRS to TPA are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 DRS to TPA is late January. Prices can be as high as $1309 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $566 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Dresden (DRS) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $573 to $1127 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $629. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1196. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $567 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $748 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRS to TPA flight.

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

DRS to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DRS to TPA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dresden. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TPA, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DRS. Saturdays 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 $167 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $707. Return trip prices are from the TPA to DRS 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 DRS to TPA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DRS to TPA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DRS to TPA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Amsterdam (DRS > AMS > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $605
  • Average savings: $144 (19.18%)

See DRS to ZRH flights

Hack #2: Zurich (DRS > ZRH > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $624
  • Average savings: $124 (16.58%)

See DRS to AMS flights

Hack #3: Mulhouse (DRS > BSL > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $97 (12.97%)

See DRS to BSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to Dresden Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4993 miles or 8035 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRS to TPA flight is about 9 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Dresden and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from DRS to TPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDRS
Origination airport nameDresden Airport

Return Airport

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


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