How far is Nashville from Knoxville?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Nashville and Knoxville is 160.57 miles (258.41 km).

Flight distance from Nashville, TN to Knoxville, TN is 160.57 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Nashville to Knoxville with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Nashville, Tennessee to Knoxville, Tennessee is: 180.13 miles (289.89 km) by car.

Driving from Nashville to Knoxville will take approximately 02 hours 42 minutes.

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#1 Nashville

Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee

Population 684410
GPS Coordinates 36°9'57"N 86°47'4"W
Latitude 36.1658900
Longitude -86.7844400
Altitude 170
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 Nashville and Knoxville

The distance between Nashville and Knoxville is 290 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 13 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 Nashville, TN and Knoxville, TN. The current time in Nashville is 15:37:43, although it is 16:37:43 in Knoxville.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 00 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 30 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 36 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 00 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 34 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 24 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 14 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.06 liters (6.36 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Nashville and Knoxville.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Nashville to Knoxville is $26.07 (diesel $30.82).

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 June 25, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Nashville 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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Driving distance from Clarksville, TN to Nashville 50.51 miles (81 km)

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Driving distance from Cleveland, TN to Nashville 162.64 miles (262 km)

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Driving distance from Collierville, TN to Nashville 202.83 miles (326 km)

Driving distance from East Chattanooga, TN to Nashville 138.07 miles (222 km)

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Driving distance from Franklin, TN to Nashville 22.05 miles (35 km)

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