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TPA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: TPA / KTPA
Airport Name: Tampa International Airport
Location: Tampa, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 27°58'32"N by 82°31'59"W
Area Served: Tampa, Florida
Operator/Owner: Hillsborough County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 26 feet (8 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Tampa International Airport (TPA):

  • Tampa International Airport (TPA) has 3 runways.
  • Tampa International Airport covers an area of 3,300 acres at an elevation of 26 feet above mean sea level.
  • The furthest airport from Tampa International Airport (TPA) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,435 miles (18,403 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The closest airport to Tampa International Airport (TPA) is Peter O. Knight Airport (TPF), which is located only 7 miles (11 kilometers) SE of TPA.
  • Because of Tampa International Airport's relatively low elevation of 26 feet, planes can take off or land at Tampa International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The 1952 terminal, built for three airlines, was swamped after the Civil Aeronautics Board granted Capital, Delta, Northeast, Northwest and Trans World Airlines authority to Tampa in the late 1950s.
  • Tampa International Airport is a hub for Silver Airways.
  • Both Delta Air Lines and US Airways opened maintenance bases at the airport.

Map of Nearest Airports from Tampa International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Tampa International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.60 miles (10.62 km) SEPeter O. Knight Airport (TPF)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView Peter O. Knight Airport on a map View satellite image of Peter O. Knight Airport Set TPF as destination Airport Get more information about Peter O. Knight Airport
28.75 miles (14.08 km) SMacDill Air Force Base (MCF)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView MacDill Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of MacDill Air Force Base Set MCF as destination Airport Get more information about MacDill Air Force Base
310.44 miles (16.81 km) WSWSt. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE)Pinellas County, Florida (near St. Petersburg and Clearwater), United StatesView St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport Set PIE as destination Airport Get more information about St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
413.75 miles (22.12 km) WClearwater Air Park (CLW)Clearwater, Florida, United StatesView Clearwater Air Park on a map View satellite image of Clearwater Air Park Set CLW as destination Airport Get more information about Clearwater Air Park
515.63 miles (25.16 km) SSWAlbert Whitted Airport (SPG)St. Petersburg, Florida, United StatesView Albert Whitted Airport on a map View satellite image of Albert Whitted Airport Set SPG as destination Airport Get more information about Albert Whitted Airport
628.87 miles (46.47 km) NEZephyrhills Municipal Airport (ZPH)Zephyrhills, Florida, United StatesView Zephyrhills Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Zephyrhills Municipal Airport Set ZPH as destination Airport Get more information about Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
731.42 miles (50.56 km) ELakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL)Lakeland, Florida, United StatesView Lakeland Linder Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lakeland Linder Regional Airport Set LAL as destination Airport Get more information about Lakeland Linder Regional Airport
840.09 miles (64.53 km) SSarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)Sarasota, Florida (near Bradenton), United StatesView Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport Set SRQ as destination Airport Get more information about Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
945.83 miles (73.75 km) EBartow Municipal Airport (BOW)Bartow, Florida, United StatesView Bartow Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Bartow Municipal Airport Set BOW as destination Airport Get more information about Bartow Municipal Airport
1047.96 miles (77.18 km) EWinter Haven's Gilbert Airport (GIF)Winter Haven, Florida, United StatesView Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport on a map View satellite image of Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport Set GIF as destination Airport Get more information about Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport
1162.71 miles (100.93 km) SVenice Municipal Airport (VNC)Venice, Florida, United StatesView Venice Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Venice Municipal Airport Set VNC as destination Airport Get more information about Venice Municipal Airport
1265.51 miles (105.42 km) ENEWalt Disney World Airport (DWS)Walt Disney World / Orlando, Florida, United States [1]View Walt Disney World Airport on a map View satellite image of Walt Disney World Airport Set DWS as destination Airport Get more information about Walt Disney World Airport
1366.89 miles (107.65 km) ESEAvon Park Executive Airport (AVO)Avon Park, Florida, United StatesView Avon Park Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Avon Park Executive Airport Set AVO as destination Airport Get more information about Avon Park Executive Airport
1470.23 miles (113.02 km) ENEKissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Kissimmee Gateway Airport on a map View satellite image of Kissimmee Gateway Airport Set ISM as destination Airport Get more information about Kissimmee Gateway Airport
1573.27 miles (117.92 km) NELeesburg International Airport (LEE)Leesburg, Florida, United StatesView Leesburg International Airport on a map View satellite image of Leesburg International Airport Set LEE as destination Airport Get more information about Leesburg International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Tampa International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Tampa International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,434.84 miles (18,402.54 km) WShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
211,412.43 miles (18,366.48 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
311,411.35 miles (18,364.74 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
411,388.18 miles (18,327.45 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
511,364.37 miles (18,289.14 km) WSWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
611,345.25 miles (18,258.37 km) SCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
711,338.37 miles (18,247.30 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
811,325.08 miles (18,225.90 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
911,321.51 miles (18,220.16 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
1011,315.81 miles (18,210.99 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
1111,309.05 miles (18,200.11 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1211,303.92 miles (18,191.85 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
1311,300.74 miles (18,186.74 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1411,297.56 miles (18,181.62 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1511,294.00 miles (18,175.89 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport