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344 - 750 CAD

Tampa is home to some of the most exciting sights, adventures, and of course, beaches. While there is no wrong time to visit the area, you want to go (ideally) when there are fewer tourists, and the weather is still favourable. September – December gives you exclusive access to Tampa because school is in session and hotels will offer lower prices to counteract vacancies. While it is technically “winter” in the United States, Tampa boasts temperatures averaging 17 – 32 degrees Celsius. September does see rain, but October – December have minimal rain storms.


Tampa flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares to Tampa found recently by users on momondo
Quickest
Cheapest
Delta
Delta
YOW
04 Dec.
Ottawa airport
6h 33m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
11 Dec.
Tampa airport
7h 37m
1 Stop
YOW
Ottawa airport
287 CAD
Delta
Delta
YOW
04 Feb.
Ottawa airport
8h 15m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
11 Feb.
Tampa airport
7h 33m
1 Stop
YOW
Ottawa airport
308 CAD
Delta
Delta
YUL
14 Jan.
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl airport
7h 48m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
28 Jan.
Tampa airport
7h 54m
1 Stop
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl airport
337 CAD
Delta
Delta
YUL
17 Mar.
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl airport
7h 45m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
24 Mar.
Tampa airport
5h 21m
1 Stop
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl airport
338 CAD
Delta
Delta
YOW
25 Feb.
Ottawa airport
12h 10m
2 Stops
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
07 Mar.
Tampa airport
16h 08m
2 Stops
YOW
Ottawa airport
340 CAD
Delta
Delta
YYZ
22 Oct.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
7h 04m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
29 Oct.
Tampa airport
7h 39m
1 Stop
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
344 CAD
Air Canada
Air Canada
YYZ
26 Nov.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
3h 00m
TPA
Tampa airport
Air Canada
TPA
03 Dec.
Tampa airport
2h 49m
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
370 CAD
Air Canada
Air Canada
YYZ
18 Feb.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
3h 00m
TPA
Tampa airport
Air Canada
TPA
25 Feb.
Tampa airport
2h 49m
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
455 CAD
WestJet
WestJet
YYZ
10 Feb.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
3h 01m
TPA
Tampa airport
WestJet
TPA
24 Feb.
Tampa airport
2h 53m
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
451 CAD
WestJet
WestJet
YYZ
21 Oct.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
2h 49m
TPA
Tampa airport
WestJet
TPA
29 Oct.
Tampa airport
5h 25m
1 Stop
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
402 CAD
Delta
Delta
YYZ
05 Nov.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
4h 21m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
12 Nov.
Tampa airport
4h 30m
1 Stop
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
346 CAD
Delta
Delta
YYZ
15 Jan.
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
5h 21m
1 Stop
TPA
Tampa airport
Delta
TPA
29 Jan.
Tampa airport
6h 05m
1 Stop
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl airport
346 CAD

Which airlines fly to Tampa?

Direct flights from Canada into Tampa include Air Canada and WestJet. Other airlines with connecting flights to Tampa are offered by United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and Alaska Airlines.


How to get from the airport to Tampa city centre?

Below you will find all the airports in Tampa along with the distance from the city centre
Tampa St. Petersburg
23 km from city centre
Tampa
6 km from city centre

Tampa International Airport (TPA)

Taxi

A taxi ride to downtown is approximately 9 miles. Yellow Cab and United Cab are found outside the baggage claim and the fare starts at $2.50 USD plus $2.40 USD per mile. There is a minimum fare of $15 USD and a flat taxi fee to downtown of $25 USD.

Car Rentals

You can save money and explore the area driving on your own. Book your transportation with car rental deals from momondo.

SuperShuttle

SuperShuttle is a ride-sharing shuttle found at baggage claim. You can book in advance or approach the desk for a ticket. The fare to Downtown Tampa is approximately $12 – $34 USD.

Bus

The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit bus (HART) is found at the west end of the Red Baggage Claim. Take Bus #30 to city centre for approximately $2 USD.


Popular routes to Tampa

Most frequently searched flights to Tampa along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Ottawa to Tampa
Fastest flight time
3h 27m
Cheapest price
287 CAD
Buffalo to Tampa
Fastest flight time
3h 02m
Cheapest price
305 CAD
Burlington to Tampa
Fastest flight time
5h 03m
Cheapest price
308 CAD
Winnipeg to Tampa
Fastest flight time
3h 38m
Cheapest price
328 CAD
Montreal to Tampa
Fastest flight time
3h 25m
Cheapest price
337 CAD
Toronto to Tampa
Fastest flight time
2h 48m
Cheapest price
344 CAD
Vancouver to Tampa
Fastest flight time
7h 57m
Cheapest price
368 CAD
Calgary to Tampa
Fastest flight time
7h 43m
Cheapest price
373 CAD
London to Tampa
Fastest flight time
6h 28m
Cheapest price
439 CAD
Halifax to Tampa
Fastest flight time
4h 20m
Cheapest price
448 CAD
Edmonton to Tampa
Fastest flight time
10h 06m
Cheapest price
468 CAD
Saskatoon to Tampa
Fastest flight time
9h 36m
Cheapest price
491 CAD
Québec City to Tampa
Fastest flight time
6h 38m
Cheapest price
503 CAD
Moncton to Tampa
Fastest flight time
8h 02m
Cheapest price
512 CAD
Fredericton to Tampa
Fastest flight time
8h 25m
Cheapest price
521 CAD
St. John's to Tampa
Fastest flight time
8h 31m
Cheapest price
581 CAD
Victoria to Tampa
Fastest flight time
15h 04m
Cheapest price
602 CAD
Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island) to Tampa
Fastest flight time
11h 30m
Cheapest price
609 CAD
Gander to Tampa
Fastest flight time
15h 55m
Cheapest price
775 CAD
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How to get around in Tampa?

Streetcar

The vintage streetcar known as TECO Line services the downtown area. Purchase a 1-day unlimited ride fare ticket for approximately $5 USD per day. There is an all-day family ticket as well for 2 adults and 3 children for approximately $12.50 USD.

Bus

HART buses operate throughout Downtown Tampa. You can purchase a 3-day unlimited HARTride Card, which can also be used on the streetcar. The unlimited pass is $11.75 USD per person.

Bike

The Coast Bike Share program lets you rent one of 300 bikes from 30 locations. You can download the app to find a rental or check-in location. The fee is $8 per 60-minute ride.

Downtowner

The Downtowner is a free ride-sharing service operating in Downtown Tampa 7 days a week. You must download the app and book the service. The rides take you to local attractions, including the Tampa Riverwalk, Florida Aquarium, and other downtown sights.


What are the visa and passport requirements when flying to Tampa?

Canadian citizens can enter the U.S. through the Visa Waiver Program, which lets them visit for 90 days or less without requiring a travel visa. A passport is required, and travellers must have an Electronic System for Travel Authorization approval.

For foreign nationals, please check the U.S. Department of State website.


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Additional info and tips about visiting Tampa

Things to do and Places of Interest in Tampa

Tampa is home to plenty of attractions and things to do. Whether you are travelling with the entire family or alone, be sure to visit the Florida Aquarium for plenty of interesting aquatic animals. Also, there is the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center, the Big Cat Rescue and the Park Zoo. For some thrills, go to Busch Gardens and enjoy 297 acres of animals, shops, and rides. Take a boat tour and enjoy Tampa’s sunsets, dinner on the water, and more. There are numerous museums in the area as well, including the Henry B. Plant Museum, Glazer Children’s Museum, and the Tampa Bay History Center.

Tips and Tricks for Visiting Tampa

Cuban Culture

Tampa is rich in Cuban culture due to its proximity to Cuba. So, you will find areas of Tampa that have Cuban restaurants, boutiques, and more. Be sure to try a Cuban sandwich, which is truly delicious.

Bugs

If you plan to visit the beach, bring sunscreen, and also a bug repellant. Mosquitoes and sand fleas are prevalent year-round.

Water Caution

The waters of the Atlantic Ocean in Tampa are favourable, which brings jellyfish and sharks into the area. You will notice designated swimming areas with nets. These nets keep sharks and jellyfish out of the safe swimming and surfing zones; therefore, stay within them. If there are jellyfish warnings, avoid those areas of the beach.

Walt Disney World

In Tampa, you can visit Walt Disney World by renting a car and taking a 1-hour drive.