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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Tampa (Palm Beach International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 174 miles / 281 kilometers / 151 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Tampa (TPA) is 214 miles / 344 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Tampa.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

How far is Tampa from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 174.310 miles
  • 280.524 kilometers
  • 151.471 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
  • 174.234 miles
  • 280.402 kilometers
  • 151.405 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Tampa.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Tampa, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
174
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
174

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