Airport Knoxville, TN

Airport Knoxville, TN

Knoxville - McGhee Tyson Airport is the most important and largest airport in the east of the U.S. State of Tennessee. It is located in the vicinity of Alcoa, a town south of Knoxville, in Blount County
  • URL: Knoxville, TN (TYS)
  • Time zone: GMT -5
  • Service telephone: +1 865 342-3000
  • Address: Knoxville - McGhee Tyson Airport, 2055 Alcoa Highway, Alcoa, TN 37701, USA
  • Operating company: Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority
  • Parking: Yes, paid short-and long-term parking, the first 30 minutes are free.
  • Nearby cities: Knoxville (18 km)
  • Directions by car: The airport is located on the U.S. Highway 129, which can be reached from Knoxville on the Interstate 140.
  • Stations: The closest Amtrak Rail Station is located about 220 miles south in Atlanta, Georgia, with a connection to the "Crescent" line (New York-New Orleans).
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (15.05%), Tuesday (13.80%), Wednesday (13.49%), Thursday (14.28%), Friday (14.55%), Saturday (13.50%), Sunday (15.33%)
  • Alternative spelling: Knoxville-TN, McGhee Tyson Airport, Ноксвилл, Теннесси, Ноксвил, Ноксвіль, Νόξβιλ, ناکسویل, نوكسفيل - تينيسي, נוקסוויל-טנסי, 녹스빌, 테네시 주, ノックスビル (テネシー州), 諾克斯維爾, 诺克斯维尔, นอกซ์วิลล์

Most popular destinations from Knoxville, TN (Flights per week )


Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. United Airlines (588, 34,98 %)
  2. Delta Air Lines (503, 29,92 %)
  3. American Airlines (502, 29,86 %)
  4. Allegiant Air (76, 4,52 %)
  5. other (0.71 %)

Location
The airport is 10 miles south of downtown Knoxville, directly on the U.S. Highway 129. Those arriving by car are advised to take the Inter-State 140. Then either the Interstate 40 or Interstate 75 to Knoxville and then about 7 miles west of Knoxville near the town of Farrragut take the Interstate 140, here follow the signs to the airport on the U.S. Highway 129.