Cheap flights from San Diego to Tampa (SAN - TPA)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Tampa (TPA)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to TPA flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Tampa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tampa.
SAN - TPA
Price
$136 - $428
TPA
Temperature
60.8 - 82.4 °F
TPA
Precipitation
1.6 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 51% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From San Diego to Tampa

One-way from

$81

One-way flight from San Diego to Tampa

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Tampa?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Tampa, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $256 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $304.

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 28% on the overall cost on flights from San Diego to Tampa.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Tampa (SAN - TPA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Diego to Tampa in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Tampa?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Tampa from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $275 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $57. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Tampa in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SAN to TPA flights for October, November
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$76pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 6 Nov
$89pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
10 Nov - 13 Nov
$90pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Tampa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from San Diego found for this year
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$76pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$88pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 6 Nov
$89pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from San Diego, departing today and this week
20 Oct - 28 Oct
$125pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
22 Oct - 30 Oct
$148pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
21 Oct - 30 Oct
$151pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Tampa from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Tampa
5:26 pm - 1:09 am
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 43m
SAN - TPA
Frontier
$81
Kiwi.com
1:12 pm - 8:34 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
16h 22m
SAN - TPA
Multiple Airlines
$82
Kiwi.com
12:46 pm - 7:57 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
28h 11m
SAN - TPA
Spirit Airlines
$88
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Tampa

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United 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 San Diego to Tampa for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Tampa for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $76, but on average you can expect to pay $101.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Tampa for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Tampa within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this San Diego to Tampa flight route?

Flights from San Diego to Tampa have been viewed 63 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Tampa round-trip?

Currently priced at $76, Spirit Airlines will fly you from San Diego to Tampa and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Frontier for as low as $128. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 72% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Tampa?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $78. While the most popular route (San Diego - Tampa) can be booked for $89 on average our data indicates $654 when flying from San Diego to Tampa

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

The most popular airlines flying from San Diego to Tampa are Major Airline, American Airlines and JetBlue. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tampa, FL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Tampa from San Diego?

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

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

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

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

Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Tampa?

Returning to San Diego 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 San Diego.

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

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Alternative routes for San Diego 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 San Diego to Tampa.
Average temperature for October in Tampa
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Tampa
2.4 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 5 airlines flying from San Diego to Tampa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Spirit Airlines
$100 $271 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$102 $219 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$127 $302 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$140 $342 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$141 $300 No cancel fee N/A
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