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Chicago to Knoxville Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Knoxville

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI TYS Thu, Aug 21 - Sun, Aug 24 $98
CHI TYS Tue, Jul 22 - Wed, Jul 23 $262
CHI TYS Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $358
CHI TYS Thu, Aug 21 - Sun, Aug 24 $358
CHI TYS Thu, Aug 21 - Sun, Aug 24 $383
CHI TYS Thu, Jul 24 - Thu, Jul 31 $1,500

Chicago and Knoxville airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from MDW to TYS

    Carriers
    Frontier Airlines
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to TYS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 2 United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Knoxville TN, US
map of airports in Knoxville
  • 1

    Knoxville Airport (TYS)

    Distance from City Center: 11.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from CHI to TYS

    Carriers
    American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Chicago to Knoxville

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Knoxville Airport Hotels

Hotel only $109

Hilton Knoxville Airport

3 stars
4.6 / 5 29 reviews

2001 Alcoa Highway Map

...The Hilton Knoxville Airport is connected by a covered walkway to the McGhee Tyson Airport but is not a typical airport hotel.... Those flying out of McGhee Tyson Airport who stay at the hotel... More

Hotel only $75

La Quinta Inn & Suites Knoxville Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 14 reviews

126 Cusick Rd Map

Welcome to the newly remodeled La Quinta Inn & Suites Knoxville Airport hotel, located in the lovely city of Alcoa, rich in Tennessee history.... More

Hotel only $85

Courtyard by Marriott Knoxville Airport Alcoa

3 stars
3.8 / 5 10 reviews

141 Furrow Way Map

Rate includes breakfast

At Courtyard Knoxville Airport Alcoa, we offer comfort, convenience and style.... More

Hotel only $49

Americas Best Value Inn

2 stars
2.6 / 5 14 reviews

2450 Airport Highway Map

Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Knoxville Airport/Alcoa; conveniently located just off of Highway 129 and minutes away from McGhee Tyson Airport.... More

Hotel only $79

Comfort Suites Airport

2 stars
3.9 / 5 14 reviews

140 Cusick Rd. Map

Located half mile from McGhee Tyson Airport, offering daily shuttle and Stay and Fly packages.... More

Hotel only $67

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Knoxville Airport, TN

3 stars
3.8 / 5 71 reviews

162 Cusick Road Map

Save 20% on your stay

...Knoxville airport hotel has free breakfast, Wi-Fi and airport shuttle.... More

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Chicago to Knoxville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 21 Chicago (MDW) Knoxville (TYS) Frontier Airlines $98
Earn $0.98
Return Sun, Aug 24 Knoxville (TYS) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Chicago to Knoxville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 12 Chicago (MDW) Knoxville (TYS) Frontier Airlines $78
Earn $0.78
Return Tue, Aug 19 Knoxville (TYS) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Chicago to Knoxville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 12 Chicago (MDW) Knoxville (TYS) Frontier Airlines $78
Earn $0.78
Return Tue, Aug 19 Knoxville (TYS) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Chicago to Knoxville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 Chicago (ORD) Knoxville (TYS) United Airlines $358
Earn $3.58
Return Sun, Oct 19 Knoxville (TYS) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Chicago to Knoxville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 Chicago (ORD) Knoxville (TYS) United Airlines $358
Earn $3.58
Return Mon, Oct 27 Knoxville (TYS) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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Flights to Knoxville

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Knoxville Airport Information

Visitors coming to the Knoxville area usually fly into the McGhee Tyson Airport, just 14 miles south of the city. When you use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights to Knoxville, you will be able to choose from all of the major airlines that serve the airport, including Allegiant, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, United and US Airways.

Ground Transportation in Knoxville

Knoxville doesn't offer much in the way of public transportation, but you will have your choice of shuttle vans, taxis and private car and limousine services to take you to your final destination. Orbitz.com can help you choose a rental car to get around while you are in the Knoxville area. You can also use Orbitz to book a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Knoxville Area Weather Information

Knoxville winters can be chilly, with temperatures in the 20s, 30s and 40s, so make sure to pack a winter jacket or fleece to keep you warm. Summers are warm, with temperatures ranging from the high 60s to the high 80s. July usually sees the highest average rainfall, so be sure to pack a lightweight rain slicker or umbrella to keep you dry.

What to Do in Knoxville

Knoxville combines small-town Southern charm with the fun and activities you would expect to find in a big city. You can spend your time playing golf, visiting museums or touring some of the area's historical landmarks, but be sure not to miss the area's famous festivals and celebrations. Some of the city's most popular events include the Boomsday, Rossini and Dogwood Arts festivals and the Knoxville Brewers Jam. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to book cheap flights to Knoxville.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Knoxville

    • 10 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Knoxville today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 29m.
    • Frontier Airlines flight 1084 (2:05 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Knoxville.
    • United Airlines flight 5792 (4:00 PM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Knoxville.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Knoxville (Frontier Airlines flight 1084, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 20m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Knoxville (United Airlines flight 4611, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 32m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Knoxville Airport (TYS) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Chicago and Knoxville

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A319 Frontier Airlines
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet 700 American Airlines, US Airways
Embraer RJ145 American Airlines, US Airways
Embraer RJ140 American Airlines, US Airways