The cheapest times to fly from TYS to TPE are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

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 TPE is late October. Prices can be as high as $1869 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $966 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $966 to $1609 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $966. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1667. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $701 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $980 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to TPE flight.

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

TYS to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to TPE flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Knoxville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Saturdays 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 $220 (13%) 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 $1058. Return trip prices are from the TPE 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 TPE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TYS to TPE

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 TPE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (TYS > LGA > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $978
  • Average savings: $2 (0.2%)

See TYS to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Delta, EVA Air, Frontier, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7917 miles or 12741 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to TPE flight is about 15 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from TYS to TPE.


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 TPE
Destination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2


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