The cheapest times to fly from TYS to GRR are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th, October 1st, and October 15th)

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 GRR is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $457 for Sunday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $198 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $204 to $383 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $221. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $344. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $123 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $258 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to GRR flight.

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

TYS to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to GRR 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 $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $96 (30%) 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 $227. Return trip prices are from the GRR 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 GRR 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.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Gerald R. Ford 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 GRR?

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

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from TYS to GRR.


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 GRR
Destination airport name Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City Grand Rapids, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -85.5


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