How far is Fort Walton Beach from Tampa?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fort Walton Beach and Tampa is 303.48 miles (488.41 km).

Flight distance from Fort Walton Beach, FL to Tampa, FL is 303.48 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 52 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 47 minutes to travel from Fort Walton Beach to Tampa with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fort Walton Beach, Florida to Tampa, Florida is: 438.48 miles (705.66 km) by car.

Driving from Fort Walton Beach to Tampa will take approximately 06 hours 37 minutes.

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#1 Fort Walton Beach

City in Okaloosa County, Florida, United States

Population 22396
GPS Coordinates 30°25'14"N 86°37'1"W
Latitude 30.4205900
Longitude -86.6170700
Altitude 2
Country United States
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#2 Tampa

City in Florida, United States

Population 407599
GPS Coordinates 27°56'51"N 82°27'30"W
Latitude 27.9475200
Longitude -82.4584300
Altitude 1
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fort Walton Beach and Tampa

The distance between Fort Walton Beach and Tampa is 706 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 07 hours 50 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Fort Walton Beach, FL and Tampa, FL. The current time in Fort Walton Beach is 20:10:16, although it is 21:10:16 in Tampa.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 14 hours 36 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 10 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 08 hours 46 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 07 hours 18 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 06 hours 15 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 05 hours 50 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 05 hours 28 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 58.57 liters (15.47 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fort Walton Beach and Tampa.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fort Walton Beach to Tampa is $63.47 (diesel $75.03).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 09, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Fort Walton Beach and Tampa (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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