The cheapest times to fly from LEJ to TPA are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of January 29th)
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of October 1st)

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 LEJ to TPA is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1243 for Saturday flights during early June, or as low as $694 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Leipzig (LEJ) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $712 to $1001 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $713. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $1015. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $857 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEJ to TPA flight.

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

LEJ to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEJ to TPA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Leipzig. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $188 (13%) 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 $808. Return trip prices are from the TPA to LEJ 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 LEJ 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 51 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from LEJ to TPA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Executive Airport (ORL) in Orlando, FL

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 45.86% less expensive than TPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEJ to ORL flights

Destination alternative #2: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 1.17% less expensive than TPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEJ to RSW flights


Flight Hacking LEJ 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 LEJ to TPA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Zurich (LEJ > ZRH > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $632
  • Average savings: $225 (26.25%)

See LEJ to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (LEJ > IST > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $750
  • Average savings: $107 (12.49%)

See LEJ to ZRH flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (LEJ > FRA > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $780
  • Average savings: $77 (8.98%)

See LEJ to FRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to Leipzig Halle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4924 miles or 7924 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEJ to TPA flight is about 9 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Leipzig and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from LEJ to TPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEJ
Origination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2

Return Airport

Destination code TPA
Destination airport name Tampa International Airport
City Tampa, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28
Longitude -82.5


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