The cheapest times to fly from LGA to TYS are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 16th to May 6th
- July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 8th)
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 LGA to TYS is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $446 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $167 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Knoxville
Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Knoxville, TN (TYS) will usually cost between $177 to $246 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $251. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $73 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $197 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to TYS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGA to TYS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGA to TYS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. 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 $180. Return trip prices are from the TYS to LGA 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 LGA to TYS 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 LGA to TYS? 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 McGhee Tyson Airport to LaGuardia Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 647 miles or 1041 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGA to TYS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to TYS flight is about 2 hour 9 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and Knoxville, TN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from LGA to TYS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||LaGuardia Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||McGhee Tyson Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from LGA to TYS tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 37% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave TYS heading for LGA about 23 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Knoxville, TN is about 23 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Republic: 26 minutes late
- Endeavor: 21 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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