Cheap flights from San Francisco to Tampa (SFO - TPA)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Tampa are usually found in August or January, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Tampa (TPA)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to TPA flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Tampa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tampa.
SFO - TPA
Price
$285 - $551
TPA
Temperature
60.8 - 82.4 °F
TPA
Precipitation
1.6 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$285

From San Francisco to Tampa

One-way from

$99

One-way flight from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Tampa (SFO - TPA)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Tampa in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 32% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 13% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Tampa from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $398 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $131. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Tampa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to TPA flights for January, February
26 Jan - 5 Feb
$108pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
13 Feb - 14 Feb
$109pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Feb - 12 Feb
$111pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Tampa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from San Francisco found for this year
15 Mar - 22 Mar
$95pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Jan - 5 Feb
$108pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
13 Feb - 14 Feb
$109pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Tampa from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Tampa direct flight deals
10 Feb - 13 Feb
$198pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Feb - 13 Feb
$206pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
24 Feb - 28 Feb
$212pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from San Francisco, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 5 Feb
$108pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jan - 26 Jan
$121pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$132pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Tampa from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Tampa
4:45 am - 12:40 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
4h 55m
SFO - TPA
Alaska Airlines
7:59 pm - 3:21 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
16h 22m
SFO - TPA
Frontier
$107
Kiwi.com
4:10 pm - 8:28 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 18m
SFO - TPA
Multiple Airlines
$108
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">Tampa</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Tampa

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Tampa?

If you wish to fly to Tampa from San Francisco, then you need to book flights from San Francisco to Tampa. There is 1 flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Tampa (TPA) per day to choose from. Flights to Tampa from San Francisco are available from 9 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 4h 52m is how long a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Tampa typically takes.

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

United Airlines, Frontier, 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 San Francisco to Tampa for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Tampa for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $130.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Tampa for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Tampa under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Tampa is less than $252.

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

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

How popular is this San Francisco to Tampa flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Tampa have been viewed 107 times in the past calendar month.

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

Frontier, at $95, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Tampa.. Users have found that Frontier is 76% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Tampa?

On average you can expect to pay $602 for a flight from San Francisco to Tampa. The cheapest flight overall is $110 while the most popular route, (San Francisco - Tampa) is currently priced at $127.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tampa, FL

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to San Francisco 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 San Francisco.

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

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Alternative routes for San Francisco 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 Francisco to Tampa.
Average temperature for January in Tampa
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Tampa
2.2 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 7 airlines flying from San Francisco to Tampa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco 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
$108 $290 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$111 $254 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$141 $346 No cancel fee 83%
Delta
$142 $375 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$148 $243 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$157 $371 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$259 $495 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Tampa

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Tampa.
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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Tampa
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Tampa.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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