Plan ahead and get the best flights to Knoxville (TYS)
Fly to Knoxville, Tennessee, from over 200 airports within the United States and an additional 100 airports internationally.
Knoxville’s top attractions
- Explore Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in the U.S.
- Walk through the University of Tennessee Gardens, with over 1,000 wooded plants and 2,000 herbaceous plants.
- Stroll down Gay Street, offering shops, a movie theater and many restaurants.
- Learn about Native American history and culture at the Museum of East Tennessee History.
Best time to travel to Knoxville
Many events have a musical theme, such as the critically acclaimed Big Ears Festival at the end of winter, combining musical performances, workshops and film screenings. Another popular event is the Rhythm N' Blooms Festival in spring, featuring the Great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop. Events such as the springtime Turkish Food Festival and summertime Knox Asian Festival pay tribute to local diversity.