Cheap flights from Tampa to Los Angeles (TPA - LAX)

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The best prices from Tampa to Los Angeles are usually found in August or July, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Tampa (TPA) to Los Angeles (LAX)

TPA - LAX
Price
$149 - $367
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$149

From Tampa to Los Angeles

One-way from

$59

One-way flight from Tampa to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Tampa to Los Angeles?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Tampa to Los Angeles. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Tampa to Los Angeles?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 17 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from Tampa to Los Angeles compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 17 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $75. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $95.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Tampa to Los Angeles?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Tampa. Prices for April average $86 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $43. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tampa to Los Angeles (TPA - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Tampa to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 38% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Tampa to Los Angeles in February, March 2021

11 Mar - 14 Mar
$85pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
24 Mar - 31 Mar
$88pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
21 Mar - 20 Apr
$89pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

Tampa to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

16 Apr - 19 Apr
$72pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
15 Apr - 22 Apr
$73pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
9 Apr - 12 Apr
$74pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Tampa

27 Mar - 3 Apr
$189pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
18 Apr - 25 Apr
$192pp
TPA
Tampa
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
26 Mar - 28 Mar
$197pp
TPA
Tampa
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

Last minute flights from Tampa to Los Angeles

5 Mar - 18 Apr
$92pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
2 Mar - 9 Mar
$99pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
7 Mar - 10 Mar
$100pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Tampa

10:39 am - 6:55 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
35h 16m
TPA - LAX
Frontier
$59
Gotogate
3:51 pm - 6:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
30h 04m
TPA - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$63
Gotogate
2:30 pm - 8:26 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
19h 56m
TPA - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$66
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Tampa to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Tampa to Los Angeles due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Tampa and Los Angeles for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Tampa to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Tampa to Los Angeles include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Tampa to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Tampa to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Tampa to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tampa to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

Are there nonstop flights from Tampa to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tampa to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tampa to Los Angeles is less than $280.

Are there last-minute flights available from Tampa to Los Angeles for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Tampa to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Tampa to Los Angeles?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

Does it rain more in Tampa or Los Angeles?

In Tampa, there will be less rainfall in Tampa compared to Los Angeles over the next 9 days.

Is Tampa weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

With an average temperature of 91 °F, peak weather can be found in June. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Los Angeles are colder than in Tampa.

How long is the flight from Tampa to Los Angeles?

For as low as $77, Spirit Airlines can have you in Los Angeles from Tampa in 7h 09m.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Tampa to Los Angeles round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $72, was found to be the cheapest airline from Tampa to Los Angeles.. Spirit Airlines is 72% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Tampa to Los Angeles one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $32. Users have also found tickets on Frontier for as little as $59.

Alternative routes for Tampa to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Average temperature for February in Los Angeles
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Los Angeles
4.8 ″

Airports servicing Tampa

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 5 airlines flying from Tampa to Los Angeles

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$105 $221 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$99 $242 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$129 $305 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$146 $332 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$168 $421 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Tampa to Los Angeles

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Weekly flight availability
from Tampa to Los Angeles
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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