The cheapest times to fly from TPA to LYR are

  • August 13th to March 18th (except the weeks of September 3rd, September 17th, November 26th, December 17th, and February 5th)

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 LYR is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $6986 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1135 for Friday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Longyearbyen

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Longyearbyen (LYR) will usually cost between $1377 to $3825 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1485. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3825. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2340 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1871 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to LYR flight.

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

TPA to LYR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to LYR flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Tampa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $767 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1812. Return trip prices are from the LYR 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 LYR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TPA to LYR

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 LYR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (TPA > OSL > LYR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1145
  • Average savings: $727 (38.83%)

See TPA to OSL flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (TPA > BOS > LYR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1684
  • Average savings: $188 (10.02%)

See TPA to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (TPA > JFK > LYR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1775
  • Average savings: $97 (5.16%)

See TPA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4439 miles or 7144 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to LYR flight is about 8 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Longyearbyen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from TPA to LYR.


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 LYR
Destination airport name Svalbard Airport
City Longyearbyen
Country Norway
Latitude 78.2
Longitude 15.5


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