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Distance between Tampa, FL (TPA) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale (Tampa International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 197 miles / 317 kilometers / 171 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 267 miles / 429 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale.

Shortest flight path between Tampa International Airport (TPA) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

How far is Fort Lauderdale from Tampa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 196.740 miles
  • 316.622 kilometers
  • 170.962 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
  • 196.850 miles
  • 316.800 kilometers
  • 171.058 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tampa and Fort Lauderdale.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tampa (TPA) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

Air miles:
197
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
197

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