The cheapest times to fly from SLC to TYS are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 9th to April 29th
- July 30th to October 7th
- 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 SLC to TYS is late January. Prices can be as high as $963 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $318 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Knoxville
Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Knoxville, TN (TYS) will usually cost between $326 to $593 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $348. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $582. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $234 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $383 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to TYS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLC to TYS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SLC to TYS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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. 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 $160 (31%) 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 $351. Return trip prices are from the TYS to SLC 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 SLC 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 3 hour 46 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 SLC to TYS while comparing.
- 87 miles (140 km) away from TYS
- Usually 3.92% less expensive than TYS
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SLC to TYS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from McGhee Tyson Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1548 miles or 2491 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SLC to TYS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to TYS flight is about 3 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Knoxville, TN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from SLC to TYS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|City||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||McGhee Tyson Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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