The cheapest times to fly from TYS to YHZ are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
  • June 4th to August 12th
  • September 10th to November 18th (except the week of September 17th)

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 YHZ is late October. Prices can be as high as $880 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $327 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Halifax

Flying from Knoxville, TN (TYS) to Halifax (YHZ) will usually cost between $360 to $671 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 $352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $618. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $266 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $453 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYS to YHZ flight.

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

TYS to YHZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYS to YHZ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Knoxville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YHZ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into TYS. 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 (25%) 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 $414. Return trip prices are from the YHZ 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 YHZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TYS to YHZ

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 YHZ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $450
  • Average savings: $3 (0.66%)

See TYS to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1242 miles or 1999 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYS to YHZ flight is about 3 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Knoxville, TN and Halifax?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from TYS to YHZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTYS
Origination airport nameMcGhee Tyson Airport
CityKnoxville, TN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYHZ
Destination airport nameHalifax Stanfield International Airport


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