Cheap Flights from Tampa to Punta Cana

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About Punta Cana

The beach town Punta Cana (PUJ) is a popular holiday destination located in the Dominican Republic’s easternmost tip. Furthermore, it abuts the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Not only the beaches, the pulsing nightlife, natural wonders, and rich history of Punta Cana (PUJ) has always been enticing global tourists. Hence, if you plan a trip here, get your cheap flights from Tampa to Punta Cana and explore this incredible Dominican town.

While travelling from Tampa (TPA), it would be better to select Tampa International Airport (TPA) to board your flight so that you can land at Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), which is just 11km away from the downtown area.

Best Time to Visit Punta Cana

Punta Cana (PUJ) features a tropical wet and dry climate. The weather of Punta Cana (PUJ) is pleasant all year round with an 80℉ temperature, and you visit this amazing place any time of the year. However, the best time to book Tampa to Punta Cana flights is between March and May, but expect a large crowd during this period.

Flights from Tampa to Punta Cana

The distance between Santa Tampa (TPA) and Punta Cana (PUJ) is 1,102 miles, so it is better to take a flight while travelling to Punta Cana from Tampa (TPA). Since no airline offers direct flight on this route, expect one layover at Miami or Fort Lauderdale.

To avail of cheap flights from Tampa to Punta Cana, book your seat with Spirit Airlines at the cost of USD174.36 for a one-way trip and USD318.83 for a round trip.

Furthermore, the nearest airports to travel between the two cities are Tampa International Airport (TPA) and Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ).

Here are some insights concluding flight fares from Tampa ( to Punta Cana (PUJ):

One-way Cost
AirlinesAirlines NamePriceAction
Copa CMCopa AirlinesUSD 302.26Book Now
Spirit NKSpirit AirlinesUSD 174.36Book Now
JetBlue b6JetBlue AirlinesUSD 228.89Book Now
American Airlines LogoAmerican AirlinesUSD 301.60Book Now
Delta DLDelta AirlinesUSD 306.86Book Now
United UAUnited AirlinesUSD 293.62Book Now
Air Canada AirlinesAir CanadaUSD 495.86Book Now
Round-trip Cost
AirlinesAirlines NamePriceAction
Copa CMCopa AirlinesUSD 414Book Now
Spirit NKSpirit Airlines, Spirit AirlinesUSD 318.83Book Now
JetBlue b6Spirit NKJetBlue Airlines, Spirit AirlinesUSD 346.24Book Now
Silver 3MJetBlue b6Spirit NKSilver Airways, JetBlue Airlines, Spirit AirlinesUSD 368.16Book Now
JetBlue b6JetBlue AirlinesUSD 371.81Book Now
United UASpirit NKUnited Airlines, Spirit AirlinesUSD 402.40Book Now
American Airlines LogoAmerican Airlines, American AirlinesUSD 518.48Book Now

Places to Eat in Punta Cana

  • La Palapa by Eden Roc
    Whether you are craving sushi, seafood or Italian, La Papaya offers them all. The restaurant is popular among tourists. Its menu features grilled octopus with boiled parsley potatoes, pasta with tomato sauce, eggplant, dry ricotta and mint, baby lobster, and red tuna sashimi.
  • Toc Beach Bar & Restaurant
    One of the most beautiful beachside restaurants of Punta Cana offers Caribbean, Latin, grilled seafood, and a lot more.
  • La Yola
    This open-air restaurant and bar in Punta Cana is built over water and offers you an elegant view of the Marina. The menu is influenced by Mediterranean and Caribbean cuisines and features fresh seafood like grouper ceviche, grilled Caribbean lobster, Caprese salad, spaghetti with pesto, etc.

Best Hotels to Stay in Punta Cana

Luxury HotelSecrets Cap Cana Resort & SpaUSD559.93
Mid-range HotelDreams Macao BeachUSD346.46
Budget-friendly HotelWhala!bavaroUSD88.19

Top Things to do in Punta Cana

  • Scape Park
    Located at the foot of a cliff, this natural theme park’s limestone topography and pristine jungle offer some of the most enthralling views. The tours include a brief hike, a swim in the hole in the limestone caves, and a zip line tour.
  • Altos de Chevon
    This neighbourhood has a replica of a 16th-century Italian village that has been meticulously designed. The 5,000 seat amphitheatre in the town organizes live music shows and performances by notable personalities like Frank Sinatra, Elton John, and Sting.


  • Which airlines offer the cheapest flights to Punta Cana from Tampa?

    As per our research, in the last 3 days, Spirit Airlines has offered the best one-way deal at just USD174.36, and USD318.83 for a round trip.

  • How long does a flight from Tampa to Punta Cana take?

    There are no direct flights on this route. The fastest flight offered by American Airlines takes 4h 10m to reach Punta Cana from Tampa.

  • Do I need a passport to travel between Punta Cana and Tampa?

    Yes, you are required to present a valid passport with at least 6months of validity while travelling between Punta Cana and Tampa.

  • Which is the cheapest day of the week to take a flight from Tampa to Punta Cana?

    While travelling from Tampa to Punta Cana, consider Friday to get cheap flights.

  • How many airports are there in Punta Cana?

    There is only one airport in Punta Cana- Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ).

  • How to get from Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) to the city?

    Once you reach the arrival hall, you will be chased by the taxi drivers. There is no Uber, and taxi drivers may charge you more than the actual price. If you don't have much luggage, hop on the public buses that wait right outside the arrivals and stop at almost every hotel located in the zone.

  • How can I save money on flight tickets?

    You can save big on booking flight tickets if you consider weekdays and off-season. Passengers who have booked flight tickets from saved nearly 40%.

  • Can I cancel my flight booking from Tampa to Punta Cana due to COVID-19?

    You can easily cancel your flight booking, although it's best to check in with the airline's policies first. Moreover, visit the customer support portal to learn more about the guidelines for your flight from Tampa (TPA) to Punta Cana (PUJ).

Airports Near Tampa

  • Tampa International Airport (TPA)
  • Dunedin Airport (DUD)
  • Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
  • Bartow Municipal Airport (BOW)
  • Gore Airport (GOR)

Airports Near Punta Cana

  • Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ)

Flights from Tampa

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Flights to Punta Cana

  • Flights from Tonopah to Punta Cana – TPH to PUJ
  • Flights from Traverse City to Punta Cana – TVC to PUJ
  • Flights from Steamboat Springs to Punta Cana – SBS to PUJ
  • Flights from Trenton Mercer to Punta Cana – TTN to PUJ
  • Flights from Syracuse to Punta Cana – SYR to PUJ
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