The cheapest times to fly from UTP to TPA are

  • January 15th to April 15th
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 UTP to TPA is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4287 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1421 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Utapao (UTP) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $1492 to $3860 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1454. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3933. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2479 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2161 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UTP to TPA flight.

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

UTP to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UTP to TPA flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Pattaya City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TPA, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into UTP. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Tampa, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Pattaya City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $558 (15%) 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 $2452. Return trip prices are from the TPA to UTP 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 UTP to TPA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 17 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 UTP to TPA while comparing.

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

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 2.27% less expensive than TPA
  • 2-layover flights available

See UTP to MCO flights


Flight Hacking UTP to TPA

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 UTP to TPA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (UTP > KUL > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1414
  • Average savings: $748 (34.59%)

See UTP to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (UTP > JFK > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1517
  • Average savings: $645 (29.82%)

See UTP to KUL flights

Hack #3: Phuket (UTP > HKT > TPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1712
  • Average savings: $450 (20.8%)

See UTP to HKT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to U-Tapao Pattaya International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9616 miles or 15475 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UTP to TPA flight is about 18 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Utapao and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from UTP to TPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code UTP
Origination airport name U-Tapao Pattaya International Airport
City Utapao
Country Thailand
Latitude 12.7
Longitude 101

Return Airport

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


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