Cheap flights from Houston to Tampa (HOU - TPA)

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The best prices from Houston to Tampa are usually found in September or April, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (HOU) to Tampa (TPA)

All the information you need to plan the best HOU to TPA flight in 2022: compare Houston to Tampa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tampa.
HO1 - TPA
Price
$108 - $212
TPA
Temperature
60.8 - 82.4 °F
TPA
Precipitation
1.6 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$108

From Houston to Tampa

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from Houston to Tampa

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Tampa (HO1 - TPA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Houston to Tampa in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 44% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 36 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Houston to Tampa from $137 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $186 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to Tampa?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Tampa from Houston average $154. You can even find prices in September for less than $154, as users have found deals to Tampa from as low as $65. The month of May appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Tampa from Houston. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 38%.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston to Tampa?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 47% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Houston to Tampa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for HOU to TPA flights for January, February
1 Feb - 2 Feb
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$43pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
12 Feb - 16 Feb
$44pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Tampa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from Houston found for this year
1 Feb - 2 Feb
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$43pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
12 Feb - 16 Feb
$44pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Tampa from Houston

Save time with Houston to Tampa direct flight deals
1 Feb - 2 Feb
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$43pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
12 Feb - 16 Feb
$44pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from Houston, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 1 Feb
$67pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$69pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 Jan - 5 Feb
$74pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Tampa from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Tampa
10:00 am - 1:07 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 07m
IAH - TPA
United Airlines
$64
United
1:27 am - 9:47 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 20m
IAH - TPA
American Airlines
1:00 am - 6:42 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 42m
HOU - TPA
Delta
$73
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to Tampa

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

Located just 4.9 mi from the city center, Tampa is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Tampa from Houston. Booking flights from Houston to Tampa (TPA) should be relatively easy as there are 4 daily inbound flights from Houston from 5 different airlines.

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

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Tampa for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $41, but on average you can expect to pay $52.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to Tampa under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Tampa is less than $54.

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

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

How popular is this Houston to Tampa flight route?

Flights from Houston to Tampa have been viewed 180 times in the past calendar month.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $41, was found to be the cheapest airline from Houston to Tampa.. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 73% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $19. Users have also found prices from $64 and $72 on United Airlines and American Airlines, respectively.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to Tampa.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to Tampa?

On average you can expect to pay $323 for a flight from Houston to Tampa. The cheapest flight overall is $42 while the most popular route, (Houston Hobby - Tampa) is currently priced at $44.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tampa, FL

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Tampa.

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

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

Returning to Houston from Tampa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tampa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Houston.

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

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Alternative routes for Houston 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 Houston to Tampa.
Flight duration from Houston to TPA
2h 16m
Average temperature for January in Tampa
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Tampa
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Houston

George Bush Intcntl (IAH)

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 4 airlines flying from Houston to Tampa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston 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
United Airlines
$48 $256 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$56 $132 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$56 $151 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$63 $178 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Tampa

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards Tampa.
Morning 6 AM to noon 54% of HOU to TPA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of HOU to TPA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of HOU to TPA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of HOU to TPA departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Tampa
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to Tampa.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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