The cheapest times to fly from FWA to TRI are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 9th to May 6th
- July 16th to August 5th
- October 22nd to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and December 24th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FWA to TRI is mid January. Prices can be as high as $762 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around mid January.
When to Fly to Bristol
Flying from Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) to Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN (TRI) will usually cost between $196 to $438 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $213. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $469. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $256 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $260 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FWA to TRI flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FWA to TRI route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FWA to TRI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Wayne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $128 (36%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $210. Return trip prices are from the TRI to FWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from FWA to TRI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from FWA to TRI while comparing.
- 110 miles (177 km) away from TRI
- Usually 2.31% less expensive than TRI
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FWA to TRI? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Tri Cities Airport to Fort Wayne International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 345 miles or 555 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FWA to TRI?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FWA to TRI flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Wayne, IN and Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from FWA to TRI.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Fort Wayne International Airport|
|City||Fort Wayne, IN|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Tri Cities Airport|
|City||Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN|
|Country||the United States|
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