Cheap flights from Columbus to Tampa (CMH - TPA)

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The best prices from Columbus to Tampa are usually found in January or September, booked 16 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Tampa (TPA)

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to TPA flight in 2021: compare Columbus to Tampa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tampa.
C01 - TPA
Price
$133 - $237
TPA
Temperature
60.8 - 82.4 °F
TPA
Precipitation
1.6 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£133

From Columbus to Tampa

One-way from

$18

One-way flight from Columbus to Tampa

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 Columbus to Tampa?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 26% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 17 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Columbus to Tampa within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $134.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to Tampa (C01 - TPA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Columbus to Tampa in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 33% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Tampa in September, October 2021

The best prices found for CMH to TPA flights for September, October
9 Oct - 11 Oct
$45pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
4 Oct - 9 Oct
$47pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Tampa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from Columbus found for this year
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$37pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$40pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
9 Oct - 11 Oct
$45pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to Tampa from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Tampa direct flight deals
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$37pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$40pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
9 Oct - 11 Oct
$45pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from Columbus, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$50pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$53pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Tampa from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Tampa
9:06 am - 11:18 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 12m
CMH - TPA
Spirit Airlines
$18
Gotogate
9:06 am - 11:18 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 12m
CMH - TPA
Spirit Airlines
$26
Gotogate
1:30 am - 3:44 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 14m
CMH - TPA
Spirit Airlines
$33
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Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Tampa

What airport do you fly into for flights to Tampa from Columbus?

Most people fly into Tampa (TPA) if they book a flight to Tampa from Columbus. On average, Tampa has 1 inbound flight from Columbus per day from 8 airlines. Tampa is conveniently located just 4.9 mi from Tampa’s city center.

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus to Tampa 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 Columbus and Tampa 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Tampa for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $37, but on average you can expect to pay $57.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus to Tampa for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus to Tampa under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus to Tampa is less than $60.

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

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

How popular is this Columbus to Tampa flight route?

Within the past month, 266 users have taken a look at flights from Columbus to Tampa.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $37, was found to be the cheapest airline from Columbus to Tampa.. Spirit Airlines is 78% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbus to Tampa?

When booking a flight from Columbus to Tampa, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus to Tampa?

While on average a flight from Columbus to Tampa is generally $401, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $56. When looking at the most popular route, (Columbus - Tampa), you can expect to pay $37 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tampa, FL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Tampa from Columbus?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Tampa within the United States

Most visitors from Columbus need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Tampa.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tampa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to quarantine after entering Tampa.

Do I need a test to fly back to Columbus from Tampa?

Returning to Columbus from Tampa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tampa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbus.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tampa are not required to quarantine after entering Columbus.

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Alternative routes for Columbus to Tampa

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Tampa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to Tampa.
Flight duration from Columbus to TPA
2h 12m
Average temperature for September in Tampa
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Tampa
6.8 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Rickenbacker (LCK)

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 7 airlines flying from Columbus to Tampa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to Tampa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$38 $172 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$71 $185 No cancel fee 65%
Allegiant Air
$74 $221 No cancel fee 88%
United Airlines
$82 $254 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$87 $281 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$87 $297 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$201 $389 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Tampa

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbus towards Tampa.
Morning 6 AM to noon 77% of CMH to TPA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 22% of CMH to TPA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CMH to TPA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CMH to TPA departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Columbus to Tampa
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbus to Tampa.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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