The cheapest times to fly from TPA to IDA are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • July 30th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 11th

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 TPA to IDA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1015 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $351 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Idaho Falls

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Idaho Falls, ID (IDA) will usually cost between $405 to $847 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $441. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $775. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $334 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $578 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to IDA flight.

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

TPA to IDA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to IDA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Tampa. 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 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 $239 (33%) 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 $481. Return trip prices are from the IDA to TPA 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 TPA to IDA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 30 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 TPA to IDA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jackson Hole Airport (JAC) in Jackson, WY

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from IDA
  • Usually 12.28% less expensive than IDA
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to JAC flights

Destination alternative #2: Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN) in Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from IDA
  • Usually 7.27% less expensive than IDA
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to SUN flights

Destination alternative #3: Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH) in Pocatello, ID

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from IDA
  • Usually 5.88% less expensive than IDA
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to PIH flights


Flight Hacking TPA to IDA

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 TPA to IDA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (TPA > SLC > IDA)

  • Price for both tickets: $565
  • Average savings: $13 (2.25%)

See TPA to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Idaho Falls Regional Airport to Tampa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1957 miles or 3149 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to IDA flight is about 4 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Idaho Falls, ID?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from TPA to IDA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code IDA
Destination airport name Idaho Falls Regional Airport
City Idaho Falls, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 43.5
Longitude -112.1


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