How far is Franklin from Knoxville?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Franklin and Knoxville is 164.93 miles (265.42 km).

Flight distance from Franklin, TN to Knoxville, TN is 164.93 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Franklin to Knoxville with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Franklin, Tennessee to Knoxville, Tennessee is: 196.52 miles (316.26 km) by car.

Driving from Franklin to Knoxville will take approximately 02 hours 58 minutes.

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#1 Franklin

County seat of Williamson County, Tennessee, United States

Population 85316
GPS Coordinates 35°55'30"N 86°52'8"W
Latitude 35.9250600
Longitude -86.8688900
Altitude 196
Country United States
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#2 Knoxville

County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee

Population 190223
GPS Coordinates 35°57'38"N 83°55'15"W
Latitude 35.9606400
Longitude -83.9207400
Altitude 276
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Franklin and Knoxville

The distance between Franklin and Knoxville is 316 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 30 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Franklin, TN and Knoxville, TN. The current time in Franklin is 18:39:21, although it is 19:39:21 in Knoxville.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 32 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 54 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 55 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 16 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 48 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 37 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 27 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.25 liters (6.93 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Franklin and Knoxville.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Franklin to Knoxville is $28.45 (diesel $33.63).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Franklin and Knoxville (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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