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With travel season heating up, everyone is looking for a bargain. How cheap is it to fly out of Tampa International Airport?

We previously showed you how you five different ways to avoid extra airline fees at Tampa International Airport (TIA). But is TIA cheap to fly from? The U.S. Bureau of Transportation crunched the numbers and came up with a list of the average ticket cost from 45 of the nation’s busiest airports. The results showed that it pays to fly out from the Sunshine State! Out of the Top 10 cheapest airports to fly from, four are in Florida. Here are the Top 10 cheapest airports:

1 Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport FL $233.36
2 Orlando International Airport FL $241.01
3 Harry Reid International Airport NV $247.53
4 Miami International Airport FL $236.76
5 Tampa International Airport FL $270.88
6 Chicago Midway Airport IL $271.84
7 Dallas Love Field TX $278.31
8 Oakland International Airport CA $279.15
9 New Orleans International Airport LA $281.04
10 LaGuardia Airport NY $289.65

Now for the other end of the spectrum, here are the Top 10 most expensive airports to fly from:

1 Dulles International Airport DC $408.08
2 San Francisco International Airport CA $400.66
3 Detroit Metro Airport MI $366.33
4 Portland International Airport OR $364.40
5 John F. Kennedy International Airport NY $360.94
6 Charlotte/Douglas International Airport NC $356.60
7 Salt Lake City International Airport UT $356.30
8 San Diego International Airport CA $352.58
9 Los Angeles International Airport CA $350.25
10 Boston Logan International Airport MA $347.43

Just another reason why we love TIA! [SOURCE News Channel8]