# How far is Tampa, FL, from Philadelphia, PA?

The distance between Philadelphia (Philadelphia International Airport) and Tampa (Tampa International Airport) is 920 miles / 1481 kilometers / 799 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Tampa (TPA) is 1042 miles / 1677 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 19 hours 52 minutes.

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## Distance from Philadelphia to Tampa

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Philadelphia to Tampa. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 919.942 miles
• 1480.503 kilometers
• 799.408 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 921.331 miles
• 1482.739 kilometers
• 800.615 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Philadelphia to Tampa?

The estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport to Tampa International Airport is 2 hours and 14 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Tampa International Airport (TPA)

On average, flying from Philadelphia to Tampa generates about 145 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 145 kilograms equals 320 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Tampa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).