Tampa to San Francisco flight duration

What is the flight time from Tampa to San Francisco

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Tampa, United States and San Francisco, United States?

Flight duration from Tampa to San Francisco

Depart
TPA
Arrive
SFO

The flight time from Tampa to San Francisco is 5 hours 59 minutes.

A direct flight from Tampa (TPA) to San Francisco (SFO) has a duration of 5 hours 59 minutes.

A distance of 2,397 miles / 3,858 km.

Related: Return journey San Francisco to Tampa flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 5 hours 59 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

Tampa to San Francisco flight time via Santa Barbara | TPA to SFO via SBA

Tampa to Santa Barbara
5 hours 35 minutes
Santa Barbara to San Francisco
1 hours 09 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
6 hours 44 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Tampa to San Francisco flight time via Medford | TPA to SFO via MFR

Tampa to Medford
6 hours 09 minutes
Medford to San Francisco
1 hours 19 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
7 hours 28 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Tampa to San Francisco can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to San Francisco and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from Tampa to San Francisco | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

Tampa to San Francisco flight time information

  • The average flight time from Tampa to San Francisco is 5 hours 59 minutes
  • Distance from Tampa to San Francisco is 2,397 miles / 3,858 km
  • Tampa is served by 1 airports Tampa International Airport
  • San Francisco is served by 1 airports San Francisco International Airport
  • The currency in San Francisco, United States is the US Dollar

Airlines flying between Tampa and San Francisco

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Tampa and San Francisco

Delta
Delta
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
United
United

Tampa & San Francisco local time and timezones

San Francisco, United States time is 3 hours behind Tampa, United States

Date and time in Tampa, United States:
10:41 Thu, 21 Nov, 2019,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

Date and time in San Francisco, United States:
07:41 Thu, 21 Nov, 2019,
Los Angeles Timezone: PST (-08:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Tampa and San Francisco

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between Tampa and San Francisco

Tampa to San Francisco jet lag effects

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