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The cheapest times to fly from PIT to TPA are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 23rd to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 PIT to TPA is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $563 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $171 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $173 to $385 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $370. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $199 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 PIT to TPA flight.

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

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PIT to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIT to TPA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pittsburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. 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 $104 (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 $213. Return trip prices are from the TPA to PIT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PIT 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 33 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 PIT to TPA while comparing.

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

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 9.75% less expensive than TPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See PIT to SFB flights

Destination alternative #2: St Pete Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in St. Petersburg, FL

  • 10 miles (16 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 5.22% less expensive than TPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See PIT to PIE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, 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 Pittsburgh International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 874 miles or 1407 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIT to TPA flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Pittsburgh, PA and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from PIT to TPA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PIT
Origination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2

Return Airport

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PIT to TPA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 35% 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 PIT about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Tampa, FL is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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