The cheapest times to fly from TPA to IMT are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • April 16th to June 17th
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 IMT is late January. Prices can be as high as $851 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $306 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Iron Mountain

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI (IMT) will usually cost between $314 to $598 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 $385. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $580. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $446 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to IMT flight.

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

TPA to IMT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to IMT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tampa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, 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 $113 (23%) 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 $375. Return trip prices are from the IMT 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 IMT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 16 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 IMT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB) in Green Bay, WI

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from IMT
  • Usually 26.01% less expensive than IMT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to GRB flights

Destination alternative #2: Appleton International Airport (ATW) in Appleton, WI

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from IMT
  • Usually 23.54% less expensive than IMT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to ATW flights

Destination alternative #3: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from IMT
  • Usually 21.97% less expensive than IMT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to TVC flights

Destination alternative #4: Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA) in Mosinee, WI

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from IMT
  • Usually 21.86% less expensive than IMT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to CWA flights

Destination alternative #5: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from IMT
  • Usually 7.74% less expensive than IMT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to MQT flights


Flight Hacking TPA to IMT

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 IMT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Detroit, MI (TPA > DTW > IMT)

  • Price for both tickets: $413
  • Average savings: $33 (7.4%)

See TPA to DTW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1270 miles or 2044 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to IMT flight is about 3 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from TPA to IMT.


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 IMT
Destination airport name Ford Airport
City Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.8
Longitude -88.1


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