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Distance between Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Fort Myers to Tampa (Southwest Florida International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 110 miles / 177 kilometers / 96 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Myers (RSW) to Tampa (TPA) is 144 miles / 232 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 42 minutes.

Fort Myers – Tampa

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110
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177
Kilometers
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96
Nautical miles

How far is Tampa from Fort Myers?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 110.056 miles
  • 177.118 kilometers
  • 95.636 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
  • 110.331 miles
  • 177.560 kilometers
  • 95.875 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Florida International Airport to Tampa International Airport is 42 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Fort Myers and Tampa.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fort Myers to Tampa generates about 41 kg of CO2 per passenger, 41 kilograms is equal to 91 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Myers to Tampa

Shortest flight path between Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

Airport information

Origin Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W
Destination 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