Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Birmingham, AL (BHM) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Tampa (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 459 miles / 739 kilometers / 399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHM) to Tampa (TPA) is 606 miles / 975 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Tampa.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

How far is Tampa from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Tampa. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 459.424 miles
  • 739.371 kilometers
  • 399.229 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 460.110 miles
  • 740.475 kilometers
  • 399.824 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

B Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Birmingham and Tampa is 1 hour. Tampa is 1 hour ahead of Birmingham.

Time Difference

Birmingham, AL

 CDT

Tampa, FL

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHM) → Tampa (TPA).

Air miles:
459
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
459

Round trip?