The cheapest times to fly from NAS to TYS are

  • April 23rd to August 5th (except the weeks of May 14th, May 21st, June 25th, and July 2nd)
  • November 5th to February 18th (except the weeks of November 26th, December 10th, January 1st, and February 5th)

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 NAS to TYS is mid December. Prices can be as high as $1008 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $597 for Wednesday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Knoxville

Flying from Nassau (NAS) to Knoxville, TN (TYS) will usually cost between $706 to $807 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $686. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $819. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $133 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $707 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NAS to TYS flight.

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

NAS to TYS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NAS to TYS flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Nassau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.52, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TYS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into NAS. 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 $31 (4%) 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 $707. Return trip prices are from the TYS to NAS 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 NAS 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 2 hour 30 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 NAS to TYS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from TYS
  • Usually 23.48% less expensive than TYS
  • 1-layover flights available

See NAS to GSP flights


Flight Hacking NAS 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 NAS to TYS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (NAS > MIA > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $479
  • Average savings: $228 (32.25%)

See NAS to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (NAS > FLL > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $152 (21.43%)

See NAS to MIA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (NAS > LGA > TYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $568
  • Average savings: $139 (19.66%)

See NAS to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from McGhee Tyson Airport to Lynden Pindling International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 839 miles or 1350 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NAS to TYS flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Nassau and Knoxville, TN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from NAS to TYS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NAS
Origination airport name Lynden Pindling International Airport
City Nassau
Country The Bahamas
Latitude 25
Longitude -77.5

Return Airport

Destination code TYS
Destination airport name McGhee Tyson Airport
City Knoxville, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35.8
Longitude -84


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