Your Complete Guide to Knoxville Airport

TYS is the 3 letter AATA code for Knoxville Airport. The official name for Knoxville Airport is Mc Ghee Tyson. To help you in your arrival or departure from the Knoxville airport you can enter the following GPS details – 35.95000, -83.91667 into your Smartphone or in-car GPS system to help you get directions from Mc Ghee Tyson airport.

Please find below a selection of Airlines, Destination and approx flight times from Knoxville Airport.

DestinationWeekly FlightsDistance
Atlanta (ATL)60261 Km (162 Miles)
Charlotte Douglas (CLT)54282 Km (175 Miles)
Chicago O'Hare (ORD)34754 Km (468 Miles)
Dallas (DFW)331,249 Km (776 Miles)
New York La Guardia (LGA)231,026 Km (637 Miles)
Houston (IAH)221,254 Km (779 Miles)
Washington Ronald Reagan (DCA)18688 Km (427 Miles)
Philadelphia (PHL)14877 Km (545 Miles)
Miami (MIA)131,183 Km (735 Miles)
Denver (DEN)121,868 Km (1,160 Miles)

American Airlines, PSA Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the busiest airlines companies that fly from Knoxville Airport and cover the majority of the destinations The busiest which is American Airlines covers a total of 151 flights per week out of Knoxville Airport and goes to 7 destinations. Of all the destinations from Mc Ghee Tyson, American Airlines covers 17%. American Airlines airline offers flights to Charlotte Douglas, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Ronald Reagan Airport, Philadelphia International, Miami International Airport and La Guardia among others.

You can see below a selection of nonstop flights covered from Knoxville Airport with approximate times

AirlinerDestinationFlight Time (Est)
American AirlinesCharlotte Douglas (CLT)50 minutes
American AirlinesDallas (DFW)2 hours 17 minutes
American AirlinesWashington Ronald Reagan (DCA)1 hour 37 minutes
American AirlinesPhiladelphia (PHL)1 hour 51 minutes
American AirlinesMiami (MIA)2 hours 12 minutes
American AirlinesNew York La Guardia (LGA)2 hours 1 minute

When arriving in Knoxville Airport you may want to rent a car and you can find a selection of the major car hire companies in the Arrivals hall or nearby. Please be sure to bring a valid driving license if you intend to hire a vehicle. With so much choice of car rental at Knoxville airport it may be wise to book online before you arrive as there is limited choice of vehicles at certain times of the year.

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