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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA when they travel from Los Angeles to Tampa. Book your trip to arrive at Tampa International, St. Pete–Clearwater International, Tampa, FL - Union Station, Tampa, FL Bus Station, or Tampa, FL - Marion Transit Center. The distance between Los Angeles and Tampa is 3470 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Allegiant Air, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Los Angeles and Tampa have 401 direct flights per week.

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Tampa travel tips

1) Do the underwater world and its inhabitants attract you? Then you will enjoy the Florida Aquarium in Tampa

The Florida Aquarium is housed in a beautiful metal and glass building. The aquarium is divided into four zones with specific inhabitants of the underwater depths of Florida. In total, it contains more than 20 thousand plants and inhabitants of the underwater world. You will see cute exotic fish and giant sea predators, turtles, and rays. The aquarium is proud of its rich collection of reef animals. The ticket price for an adult is $ 30 and $ 25 for a child.

2) Taste a traditional lime pie in Tampa

In Tampa, it is worth trying the city's gastronomic symbol, the traditional lime pie. The limes grown in Florida are used to prepare local dishes: desserts, liqueurs, cocktails, etc. You can try the lime pie at any café in town.

3) Getting around Tampa city centre and outside downtown is easy by buses

Public transport in Tampa is represented by the HART system, with the help of which it is convenient to move around the city centre and go to more remote areas, for example, to Busch Gardens. The price of a bus ticket is $2. You can ride the city's streetcars as well – the TECO line that goes through Ybor City and covers all the major sights. A single fare is $2.50.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Los Angeles, LAX can enter Tampa, TPA.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to Tampa?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Tampa takes around 4.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Tampa?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Tampa is 3470 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Tampa?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Tampa. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Melbourne, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, New York, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Tampa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tampa and London, Buffalo, Dublin, New York, Syracuse, San Juan, Edmonton, Las Vegas, Manchester, San Francisco, Chicago, Glasgow, Winnipeg, Tallinn, Hartford, Barcelona, Vilnius, Philadelphia, Amsterdam, Athens.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Tijuana International, Ontario International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Barbara Municipal, McClellan–Palomar, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach.
What airports are near Tampa?
The main airport in Tampa is Tampa International. It is also served by Orlando Sanford International, Southwest Florida International, Sarasota–Bradenton International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Naples Municipal, Gainesville Regional, Daytona Beach International, Orlando Executive, Vero Beach Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Tampa?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Los Angeles and Tampa thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Los Angeles and Tampa can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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