San Diego to Tampa Cheap Tickets

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San Diego to Tampa Flight Information

Departure Airport in San Diego, CA

San Diego International Airport

Official Name: San Diego International Airport

Airport Code: SAN

Location: The airport is located 3 miles (4.8 km) northwest of Downtown San Diego, California.

Quick Facts About SAN: The airport serves as the focus city for Alaska Airlines (Major airline) and Southwest Airlines (the largest low-cost carrier).

Arrival Airport in Tampa, FL

Tampa International Airport

Official Name: Tampa International Airport

Airport Code: TPA

Location: Six miles (9.7 km) west of Downtown Tampa, in Hillsborough County, Florida, United States

Quick Facts: The airport handles flights to 93 non-stop destinations throughout North America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Europe.

Flight Distance, Flight Time

Flight distance: 2,087 miles (3358 km)

Flight time: 04 hours 40 minutes

Time Difference: Tampa is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.

The flight time is calculated by assuming the aircraft speed as 804.67 km or 500 miles per hour. The flight distance is straight aerial distance between the two points. Also, the flight time is only the time spent in the air, i.e., it doesn’t include the take-off and landing times. If there is a technical stop-over or layover, the overall travel time increases further.

Operating Carriers

Airlines Flights by Stop Departure Airport Arrival Airport Connection Airport
United (UA) 1-Stop SAN TPA Houston (IAH)
American (AA) 1-Stop SAN TPA Miami (MIA)
American (AA) 1-Stop SAN TPA Dallas Fort Worth (DFW)
JetBlue Airways (B6) 1-Stop SAN TPA Boston Logan (BOS)
Alaska (AS) 1-Stop SAN TPA Seattle (SEA)
American (AA) 2-Stop SAN TPA Phoenix (PHX), Miami (MIA)

Tampa Tourism Season


Fall (October to November)

Winter (December to February)


Summer (June to August)

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Spring (March-May)

Late Summer (September)

Frequently Asked Questions

What percentage of departure flights take off on time at San Diego Airport?

81 percent of the total departures 12,120k were on time at San Diego Airport in 2019. The delayed departure minutes stood at 57.95 minutes.

What percentage of arrival flights gets delayed at Tampa International Airport?

Twenty percent of the total arrival flights (10,361k) were delayed at the airport last year. The average delay minutes equaled 63.03 minutes.

Which airline has the best on-time performance on the route?

Alaska Airlines (AS) tops the list of carriers operating on this route by on-time performance. The data is sourced from OAG OTP Report (June ’18 – May ’19)


Airlines On-Time Flight % Total Flights
Alaska Airlines 80.4 206,440
American Airlines 78.9 2,320,441
United Airlines 76.9 1,769,122
JetBlue 73.5 374,986