Flights from Denver (DEN) to Tampa (TPA)

Want to switch up your usual routine and explore something different from the mountain heights? Try booking a trip with Southwest Airlines® from Denver International Airport to Tampa International Airport. If you’re not sure when you next have vacation time, you can search for flights with our Low Fare Calendar and find the lowest fares we have available on any given day of the month. Plus, if you need some help finding package deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more, check out Southwest Vacations®. Find a fantastic flight to Tampa with Southwest® and get ready to relax.

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Flight details

Average flight time: 3 hours 19 minutes

Departing from: Denver International Airport (DEN)

Arriving at: Tampa International Airport (TPA)


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Based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday-Friday between 10/30/2020 and 12/31/2020, as of 11/2/2020.

Explore Tampa

Tampa has a flourishing downtown area full of captivating sights and sounds to appreciate. Even better, a quick 20-minute drive from Tampa International Airport to downtown makes for an easy trip. They have the largest port in Florida as well as a bustling city center, so they have a wide variety of entertainment options on water and on land.

Whether you brought along the whole family or are heading out on your own, there are plenty of options downtown. Spend an afternoon wandering the brick streets of the historic Ybor City neighborhood, and make sure to grab a Cuban sandwich while you’re there. If you want to learn more about Tampa’s rich Cuban history and culture, you can swing by the Tampa Bay History Center which covers an astounding 12,000 years of Floridian history. There are a wide variety of natural experiences to enjoy as well. Explore the Tampa Riverwalk that meanders along the scenic Hillsborough River full of sights like wild birds, otters, and deer. Continue your wildlife exploration with a visit to ZooTampa, a 63-acre nonprofit zoo where you can learn about their manatee conservation efforts and watch life-saving care in real time.

If you’re looking for something more high-energy, spend a day seeking thrills at theme parks riding roller coasters and visiting exotic animals. If you have time, check out their popular escape rooms and challenge your friends and family to a little friendly competition. Finish off your Gulf Coast excursion exploring Tampa’s range of unique bars and innovative restaurants in Seminole Heights, Hyde Park, or Downtown Tampa Heights.

Travel tips


Infancy policy

One child over 14 days and under two (2) years of age, not occupying a seat, may be carried free of charge when traveling with an adult (12 years of age or older). Learn more.


Pet policy

Customers flying with a pet are subject to a pet fare. To learn more about traveling with your furry friend, explore the Southwest® pet policy.


Unaccompanied minor

Minors under the age of 18 are not permitted to fly unaccompanied on international flights or any itinerary that includes an international flight. Learn more.


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Start packing! Every ticketed Customer’s first two checked bags are free. Learn more.


The Southwest travel experience

At Southwest, we are dedicated to providing the best service possible. That’s why we offer booking services and boarding perks that make your travel experience as seamless as possible. We know your trip is about more than just finding the cheapest flight from Denver to Tampa. If you want to learn more, check out the Southwest® Experience before you book your flight from Denver to Tampa.

No matter what your destination, it’s simple and fun to fly with Southwest. When you find the perfect flight to Tampa, don’t worry about any hidden fees—we have low fares and, as always, bags fly free. That’s our Transfarency® promise. If you’re looking for interesting tours, hidden gems, and exciting activities, check out Southwest Airlines® Experiences! Don’t miss any flight details or deals by enrolling in our Click 'N Save® email program and earn Rapid Rewards® points when you fly.

1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.

2Fare difference may apply.

Questions we hear the most

How long is the flight from Denver to Tampa?

The average flight time from Denver to Tampa is 3 hours 19 minutes.

How many Southwest flights from Denver to Tampa occur daily?

There are 14 flights daily from Denver to Tampa on Southwest Airlines.

Does Southwest fly nonstop from Denver to Tampa?

Southwest flies nonstop from Denver to Tampa 3 times daily.

What day is it cheapest to fly from Denver to Tampa?

To find the cheapest day and time to fly Denver to Tampa with Southwest, check out our Low Fare Calendar.

Can I rent a car at Tampa International Airport?

You can rent a car at Tampa International Airport—book yours with your flight.

Can I change my flight reservation for my flight from Denver to Tampa?

Yes! Flights from Denver to Tampa—or from here or there to anywhere—can be changed with no change fees. Fare difference may apply.

Where can I find the status of my flight from Denver to Tampa?

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Where can I find answers to other questions about flying from Denver to Tampa with Southwest?

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