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The cheapest times to fly from TYS to GPT are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 16th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st, October 15th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 GPT is early September. Prices can be as high as $603 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $161 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Gulfport

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Gulfport/Biloxi, MS (GPT) will usually cost between $178 to $438 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $181. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $402. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $221 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $282 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to GPT flight.

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

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TYS to GPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to GPT 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 $0.37, which is a bit above 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 $146 (40%) 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 $219. Return trip prices are from the GPT to TYS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TYS to GPT 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 50 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 GPT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 8.35% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to MOB flights

Destination alternative #2: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 1.78% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to PNS flights

Destination alternative #3: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 1.78% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TYS to JAN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to McGhee Tyson Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 475 miles or 764 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to GPT flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Gulfport/Biloxi, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from TYS to GPT.

 

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 GPT
Destination airport name Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
City Gulfport/Biloxi, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 30.4
Longitude -89.1

 

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