How far is Polk City from Tampa?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Polk City and Tampa is 41.95 miles (67.51 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 41.95 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 05 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Polk City, Florida to Tampa, Florida is: 45.19 miles (72.72 km) by car.

Driving from Polk City to Tampa will take approximately 00 hours 46 minutes.

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#1 Polk City

City in Polk County, Florida, United States

Population 2724
GPS Coordinates 28°10'57"N 81°49'26"W
Latitude 28.1825100
Longitude -81.8239700
Altitude 52
Country United States
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#2 Tampa

City in Florida, United States

Population 399700
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 Polk City and Tampa

The distance between Polk City and Tampa is 73 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 48 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.

There is no time difference between Polk City and Tampa. The current time is 11:33:25.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 30 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 07 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 54 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 45 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 38 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 36 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 6.04 liters (1.59 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Polk City and Tampa.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Polk City to Tampa is $4.88 (diesel $5.24).

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 $3.06 (Diesel $3.287) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 23, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

Distance to Other Cities

Driving distance from Brent, FL to Polk City 451.82 miles (727 km)

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Driving distance from Hialeah, FL to Polk City 221.63 miles (357 km)

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Driving distance from Jacksonville, FL to Polk City 182.32 miles (293 km)

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Driving distance from Miami, FL to Polk City 238.71 miles (384 km)

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Driving distance from Orlando, FL to Polk City 42.16 miles (68 km)

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Driving distance from Port Saint Lucie, FL to Polk City 130.77 miles (210 km)

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Driving distance from St. Petersburg, FL to Polk City 67.38 miles (108 km)

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