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

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

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Birmingham (BHM) is 606 miles / 975 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 30 minutes.

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

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

How far is Birmingham from Tampa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tampa and Birmingham. 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 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tampa and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Tampa.

Time Difference

Tampa, FL

 EDT

Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tampa (TPA) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
459
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
459

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