The cheapest times to fly from CDG to TYS are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to July 1st
  • October 29th to December 16th

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 CDG to TYS is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1700 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $775 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Knoxville

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Knoxville, TN (TYS) will usually cost between $870 to $1561 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $830. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1629. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $799 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $944 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to TYS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CDG to TYS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CDG to TYS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to TYS flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $103 (9%) 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 $1002. Return trip prices are from the TYS to CDG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CDG to TYS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 39 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 CDG to TYS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) in Asheville, NC

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from TYS
  • Usually 6.09% less expensive than TYS
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to AVL flights

Destination alternative #2: Tri Cities Airport (TRI) in Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from TYS
  • Usually 5.78% less expensive than TYS
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to TRI flights

Destination alternative #3: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from TYS
  • Usually 0.74% less expensive than TYS
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to GSP flights


Flight Hacking CDG to TYS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CDG to TYS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CDG > JFK > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $593
  • Average savings: $351 (37.15%)

See CDG to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CDG > LGA > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $595
  • Average savings: $349 (36.99%)

See CDG to JFK flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (CDG > MIA > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $599
  • Average savings: $345 (36.51%)

See CDG to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CDG to TYS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from McGhee Tyson Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4264 miles or 6862 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CDG to TYS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to TYS flight is about 8 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Knoxville, TN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from CDG to TYS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCDG
Origination airport nameParis Charles de Gaulle Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeTYS
Destination airport nameMcGhee Tyson Airport
CityKnoxville, TN
Countrythe United States


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