The cheapest times to fly from XNA to TPA are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd 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 XNA to TPA is late September. Prices can be as high as $799 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $235 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Tampa

Flying from Fayetteville, AR (XNA) to Tampa, FL (TPA) will usually cost between $255 to $475 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $249. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $432. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $182 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $363 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XNA to TPA flight.

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

XNA to TPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XNA to TPA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fayetteville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $93 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $301. Return trip prices are from the TPA to XNA 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 XNA to TPA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 36 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 XNA to TPA while comparing.

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

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 36.55% less expensive than TPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See XNA to SFB flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 10.34% less expensive than TPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See XNA to MCO flights

Destination alternative #3: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 10.34% less expensive than TPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See XNA to MLB flights

Destination alternative #4: Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) in Daytona Beach, FL

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from TPA
  • Usually 6.76% less expensive than TPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See XNA to DAB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tampa International Airport to Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 895 miles or 1440 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XNA to TPA flight is about 2 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Fayetteville, AR and Tampa, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from XNA to TPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeXNA
Origination airport nameNorthwest Arkansas Regional Airport
CityFayetteville, AR
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeTPA
Destination airport nameTampa International Airport
CityTampa, FL
Countrythe United States


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