[American] $78: Chicago to Tampa (July - Nov.)

[American] $78: Chicago to Tampa (July – Nov.)

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Editor’s Note: We encourage you to stay home now and travel later. All flight deals we are sharing are available starting from July onwards, and are cancelable or changeable fee-free.


Great sale on American Airlines nonstop, round-trip flights from Chicago to Tampa. Availability July – November. This flight deal also works vice versa, if you live in Tampa and want to visit Chicago. All round-trip flights include free carry-on. Advance seat assignment is extra. Book quick, this fare won’t last!

This fare is American’s “Basic Economy fare” which does not allow seat assignment until check-in. This fare still allows free carry-on bags.

Remember: All major US airlines are offering free changes or cancellations for travel booked in March. See all airlines’ policies and details here.

Thrifty Tip: Follow us on Instagram at @chicagoflightdeals to see the flight deal of the day out of Chicago on your news feed the minute we find it!



Fare Availability:

Chicago to Tampa (ORD – TPA) – $78 nonstop/roundtrip

  • Departures: July 1, 8, 13-15, 22, 28-29, 31, August 3-5, 10-12, 14-15, 17-22, 24-29, 31, September 1-6, 9-12, 14-15, 19, 22-26, 29-30, October 2-3, 6, 19-20, 26-27, 31, November 3-4, 7, 10, 17-18
  • Returns: July 1-2, 4, 8-9, 11, 13-16, 21-23, 28-30, August 4-6, 8, 11-12, 15, 18-19, 22, 24-27, 29, 31, September 1-2, 5-6, 8-10, 12-15, 19-20, 22-23, 26-27, 29-30, October 1-3, 6-7, 10, 14-16, 20-22, 24, 27-28, 31, November 3-4, 7, 11-12, 18
    • Some dates work vice versa, will take trial and error. Use return dates as departure dates if using vice versa.

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