The cheapest times to fly from TYS to FNT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to July 29th (except the weeks of June 11th and June 25th)
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd 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 TYS to FNT is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $513 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $183 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $201 to $390 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $237. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $356. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $119 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $275 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to FNT flight.

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

TYS to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to FNT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Knoxville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $98 (29%) 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 $235. Return trip prices are from the FNT 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 FNT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 52 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 TYS to FNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 6.18% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 6.18% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to AZO flights

Destination alternative #3: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 5.09% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to CLE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 495 miles or 797 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to FNT flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from TYS to FNT.


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 FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7


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