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The cheapest times to fly from TPA to LGB are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th 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 LGB is early September. Prices can be as high as $1141 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $298 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $331 to $731 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $326. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $701. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $375 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $444 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to LGB flight.

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

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TPA to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to LGB 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 $0.13, 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 $183 (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 $397. Return trip prices are from the LGB to TPA 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 TPA to LGB 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 50 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 LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 15.88% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 25.11% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 10.70% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 5.97% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to SNA flights

Destination alternative #5: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 4.28% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to ONT flights

Destination alternative #6: Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Palm Springs, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 3.49% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPA to PSP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Tampa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2139 miles or 3442 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to LGB flight is about 4 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from TPA to LGB.

 

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 LGB
Destination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

 

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