The cheapest times to fly from TYS to LGA are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- July 16th to September 30th (except the week of July 23rd)
- October 15th 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 TYS to LGA is late September. Prices can be as high as $427 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $167 for Wednesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $177 to $252 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $307. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $194 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to LGA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TYS to LGA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the TYS to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Knoxville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $45 (20%) 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 $178. Return trip prices are from the LGA to TYS 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 TYS to LGA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 9 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from TYS to LGA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to McGhee Tyson Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 647 miles or 1041 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from TYS to LGA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to LGA flight is about 2 hour 9 minutes.
How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from TYS to LGA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||McGhee Tyson Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||LaGuardia Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from TYS to LGA tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 21% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 44% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LGA heading for TYS about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 20 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Republic: 8 minutes late
- Endeavor: 24 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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