Knoxville is located in the geographical center of the eastern United States and within a day's drive of half the nation's population.
The city is situated at the crossroads of three major interstates (I-75, I-40 and I-81) and within a short drive of all East Tennessee attractions.
Knoxville is home to McGhee Tyson Airport, the premier air facility serving East Tennessee. The airport has more than 120 daily arrivals and departures and more than 4,000 seats available.
McGhee Tyson Airport is the premier air facility in East Tennessee, serving the commercial airline industry, air cargo, military aviation and general aviation.
With parallel 9,000 feet runways, McGhee Tyson Airport can accommodate any size aircraft in today's inventory. Located 12 miles south of downtown Knoxville, the airport occupies more than 2,000 acres of land with space for additional air cargo facilities or economic development.
Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority
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Knoxville Trolley Lines, a FREE downtown trolley service, provides a convenient way to see all the attractions in the downtown area.
Click here for a trolley map. Maps are also available at the downtown Visitors Center. For more information, call 1-800-727-8045.
The trolley service also connects to the City´s regular bus service Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) for trips outside of the downtown area, including malls, parks and other attractions.
Knoxville Area Transit provides regular, fixed route bus service throughout the City of Knoxville and portions of Knox County.
Hours of operation (including Night Rider / Sunday Rider service)
Monday - Friday:
(5:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
(6:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
Sunday: (11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
For more information, call KAT 865-637-3000 or click here.
KAT is the mass transit system for the City of Knoxville, operating around 80 buses, paratransit LIFT vehicles, and downtown trolleys.
KAT carries 3.2 million passengers per year and during peak hours of service, KAT operates approximately 28 routes, including three express routes and three trolley routes.
Knoxville is also serviced by Greyhound Bus Lines. The local terminal is located at 100 East Magnolia Avenue.
For more information, call 865-522-5144.
130 Mabry Hood Road
Knoxville, TN 37922
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Knoxville, TN 37927
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711 Hall of Fame
Knoxville, TN 37915
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