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The best prices from Chicago to Tampa are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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Price
$101 - $215
Temperature
73 - 91 °F
Rainfall
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

Cheap flights from Chicago to Tampa in September 2019

The best prices found for ORD to TPA flights for September
24 Sep - 9 Oct
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 Sep - 9 Oct
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Sep - 16 Oct
$131pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Tampa 2019 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from Chicago found for this year
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$93pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 5 Nov
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Oct - 5 Nov
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Tampa from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Tampa direct flight deals
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$93pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Oct - 5 Nov
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Oct - 5 Nov
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from Chicago, departing today and this week
21 Sep - 9 Oct
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Sep - 9 Oct
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 Sep - 9 Oct
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Destination information for Tampa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Tampa
Flight duration
2h 49m
Average temperature for September in Tampa
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Tampa
6.8 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing 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.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Tampa?

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.

Which airlines operate flights from Chicago to Tampa?

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.

How frequent are flights between Chicago and Tampa?

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.

Which airports serve Chicago and Tampa?

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.

Which direct flight route between Chicago and Tampa is cheapest?

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.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Tampa on average per day?

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

How long does the flight from Chicago to Tampa take?

A nonstop flight takes up to 3 hours, covering a distance of 624 miles.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Tampa flights.
Flight FAQs
From Chicago to Tampa
What percent of flights are delayed?
A delay of 42 mins is common
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
On average, all flights from Chicago offer a total of 1,232 seats to Tampa per day
What is the cheapest airline for this route?
The cheapest airline for this route is United Air Lines Inc. on average. United Air Lines Inc. operates 111 flight per week
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