The cheapest times to fly from TRI to PIA are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 2nd to May 6th
- July 16th to August 5th
- October 22nd to November 18th
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 TRI to PIA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $561 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $196 for Wednesday flights around mid January.
When to Fly to Peoria
Flying from Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN (TRI) to Peoria, IL (PIA) will usually cost between $196 to $433 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 $208. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $371. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $164 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $268 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TRI to PIA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TRI to PIA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the TRI to PIA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PIA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into TRI. 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 $102 (30%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $217. Return trip prices are from the PIA to TRI 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 TRI to PIA 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 52 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 TRI to PIA while comparing.
- 137 miles (220 km) away from PIA
- Usually 2.99% less expensive than PIA
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from TRI to PIA? 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 General Downing – Peoria International Airport to Tri Cities Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 488 miles or 785 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from TRI to PIA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop TRI to PIA flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.
How many flights go between Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN and Peoria, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from TRI to PIA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Tri Cities Airport|
|City||Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||General Downing – Peoria International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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