Cheap flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago (TYS - CHI)

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The best prices from McGhee Tyson to Chicago are usually found in July or August, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
McGhee Tyson (TYS) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best TYS to CHI flight in 2021: compare McGhee Tyson to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
TYS - CHI
Price
$98 - $409
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 66% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$98

From McGhee Tyson to Chicago

One-way from

$72

One-way flight from McGhee Tyson to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from McGhee Tyson to Chicago?

Flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

How far in advance should I book a flight from McGhee Tyson to Chicago?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $137. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

What is the cheapest month to fly from McGhee Tyson to Chicago?

April can be a great time to fly to Chicago from McGhee Tyson with a flight ticket averaging about $135. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from McGhee Tyson to Chicago (TYS - CHI)?

When flying from McGhee Tyson to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 10% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago in May, June 2021

The best prices found for TYS to CHI flights for May, June
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$68pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
27 May - 30 May
$84pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$141pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

McGhee Tyson to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from McGhee Tyson found for this year
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$68pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
22 Jul - 25 Jul
$81pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
27 May - 30 May
$84pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

Non-stop flights to Chicago from McGhee Tyson

Save time with McGhee Tyson to Chicago direct flight deals
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$68pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
22 Jul - 25 Jul
$81pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
27 May - 30 May
$84pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

Last minute flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from McGhee Tyson, departing today and this week
21 May - 23 May
$299pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
22 May - 29 May
$303pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
26 May - 30 May
$304pp
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TYS
Knoxville McGhee Tyson

One-way flights to Chicago from McGhee Tyson

The cheapest one-way flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago
3:03 am - 8:39 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 36m
TYS - ORD
American Airlines
3:25 am - 8:41 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 16m
TYS - MDW
Delta
$89
Delta
8:53 am - 4:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
8h 32m
TYS - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$118
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Flight FAQs

From McGhee Tyson to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Knoxville to Chicago due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Knoxville and Chicago for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Knoxville McGhee Tyson to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Knoxville McGhee Tyson to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Knoxville to Chicago?

If you book a flight to Chicago from Knoxville, you will be flying from McGhee Tyson, which is the city’s only airport. Knoxville McGhee Tyson (TYS) is located 11.3 mi from the center of Knoxville. There are 17 flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago per day from 5 different airlines.

Can I find flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Allegiant Air for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $120.

Are there nonstop flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from McGhee Tyson to Chicago is less than $173.

Are there last-minute flights available from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from McGhee Tyson to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Knoxville weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Chicago is typically colder than in Knoxville. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from McGhee Tyson to Chicago?

Allegiant Air, United Airlines, and American Airlines can get you from McGhee Tyson to Chicago in just under 1h 28m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from McGhee Tyson to Chicago round-trip?

Flying on Allegiant Air is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $68. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and American Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $104 and $140, respectively. You may be able to fly from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for 76% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from McGhee Tyson to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Allegiant Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $29. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from McGhee Tyson to Chicago for a low price.

Alternative routes for McGhee Tyson to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from McGhee Tyson to Chicago.
Flight duration
1h 32m
Average temperature for May in Chicago
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Chicago
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Knoxville

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from McGhee Tyson to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from McGhee Tyson to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$265 $332 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$265 $351 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$212 $393 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from McGhee Tyson to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from McGhee Tyson towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of TYS to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 33% of TYS to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 22% of TYS to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of TYS to CHI departures
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Weekly flight availability
from McGhee Tyson to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from McGhee Tyson to Chicago.
Sunday
22 daily flights
Monday
17 daily flights
Tuesday
17 daily flights
Wednesday
17 daily flights
Thursday
18 daily flights
Friday
19 daily flights
Saturday
14 daily flights
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