Cheap flights from Tampa to Chicago

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Travelers usually depart from Tampa International, St. Pete–Clearwater International, Tampa Union Station, Tampa, or Tampa-University of South Florida when they travel from Tampa to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago Union Station. The distance between Tampa and Chicago is 1633 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Tampa and Chicago have 205 direct flights per week.

Weekly flights

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Number of flights46653238-204

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American Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Southwest Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Allegiant Air on Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

United Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Aer Lingus on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Tampa to Chicago

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Tampa to Chicago?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Tampa and Chicago takes around 2.8 hours.

What is the flight distance between Tampa and Chicago?

The flight distance between Tampa and Chicago is 1633 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Tampa and Chicago?

Several carriers operate flights between Tampa and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Aer Lingus, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Allegiant Air, Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Tampa?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tampa and Newark Liberty International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, O Hare International, Philadelphia International, Detroit Metropolitan, Cleveland Hopkins International, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Pittsburgh International, John Glenn Columbus International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Orlando Sanford International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, Logan International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International.

Which airports are there in Tampa?

Tampa is mainly served by Tampa International. But there are other airports nearby, including St. Pete–Clearwater International.

What airports are near Tampa?

The main airport in Tampa is Tampa International. It is also served by Orlando International, Southwest Florida International, Orlando Sanford International, Sarasota–Bradenton International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Daytona Beach International, Naples Municipal, Gainesville Regional, Orlando Executive.

What airports are near Chicago?

The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by General Mitchell International, Gerald R. Ford International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Quad City International, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Fort Wayne International, Muskegon County, Decatur.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Tampa, including Greyhound, Amtrak train.

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