$101 - $215
73 - 91 °F
2 - 8 inches
|Most popular in||December||High demand for flights, 3% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||January||Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop|
|Average price||$145||Price for this month|
|Cheapest price||$101||From Chicago to Tampa|
When you need an escape from the Windy City, head to Tampa for a balmy South Florida getaway complete with dolphin viewing cruises, amusement parks, and animal rescue centers. Numerous direct flights travel from Chicago to Tampa daily, and with a flight of around two and a half hours, the sunny streets of Tampa are practically on your doorstep already.
A nonstop flight from Chicago to Tampa generally lasts from two hours and 10 minutes to just over two and a half hours. If you're booking a flight with a connection in another city, expect to add around two hours to your travel time.
American Airlines, United, Spirit and Alaska Airlines all offer direct flights to Tampa from Chicago O'Hare. Southwest Airlines also boasts nonstop service to Tampa from Midway International Airport.
The nine daily nonstop and three connecting flights from LAX to Guadalajara begin departing at 12:15 a.m. The last flight of the day leaves Los Angeles at 8:30 p.m.
You have two major options when booking a flight from Chicago to Tampa: Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport. O'Hare is a major flight hub located 17 miles from downtown Chicago, offering the widest range of travel options. Midway International Airport is a smaller airport 10 miles from the city center.
Most flights headed to the South Florida city land in Tampa International Airport, the area's major airport located just west of downtown Tampa. You can also find a few options when flying to nearby international airports such as Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport and St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. A number of regional and municipal airports also serve the Tampa Bay area, but choices are generally more limited.
For the best nonstop travel deals, look for flights from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Tampa International Airport. Book during the low season from June to August for even lower prices.
While Chicago is a symbol of big-city entertainment, Tampa offers up its own appeal with bay cruises and Art Deco buildings along palm tree-lined streets. Enjoy family-friendly thrills at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, explore the Big Cat Rescue, or stroll down Bayshore Boulevard. Plus, when the temperatures drop in Chicago, Tampa is the perfect escape with January temps hovering around 70 degrees F. Wondering how to get around Tampa? Chicago may have its Metro train system, but the TECO Line streetcar system offers a fun, nostalgic way to travel between Tampa attractions.
The bay paradise of Tampa boasts a warm climate and entertainment for all ages, so what's stopping you? Use our smart search engine to find your ideal flight from Chicago to Tampa.
Travelers can expect 82 flights from Chicago to Tampa on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 1% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 27% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 52% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures
A nonstop flight takes up to 3 hours, covering a distance of 624 miles.