The cheapest times to fly from TYS to BNE are

  • January 22nd to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 15th (except the week of March 26th)
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the week of 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 TYS to BNE is mid August. Prices can be as high as $3357 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1302 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Brisbane

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Brisbane (BNE) will usually cost between $1415 to $2450 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1430. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2902. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1620 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to BNE flight.

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

TYS to BNE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to BNE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Knoxville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Brisbane, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Knoxville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $155 (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 $1622. Return trip prices are from the BNE to TYS 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 TYS to BNE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TYS to BNE

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 TYS to BNE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TYS > LAX > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1344
  • Average savings: $277 (17.07%)

See TYS to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (TYS > YVR > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1430
  • Average savings: $191 (11.76%)

See TYS to YVR flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (TYS > SFO > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1436
  • Average savings: $184 (11.36%)

See TYS to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9071 miles or 14598 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to BNE flight is about 17 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Brisbane?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code BNE
Destination airport name Brisbane International Airport
City Brisbane
Country Australia
Latitude -27.4
Longitude 153.1


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