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Distance between Cedar Rapids, IA (CID) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from Cedar Rapids to Knoxville (The Eastern Iowa Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers / 513 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Knoxville (TYS) is 754 miles / 1213 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 12 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cedar Rapids to Knoxville.

Shortest flight path between The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

How far is Knoxville from Cedar Rapids?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cedar Rapids and Knoxville. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 590.104 miles
  • 949.681 kilometers
  • 512.786 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 589.882 miles
  • 949.323 kilometers
  • 512.593 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

B Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cedar Rapids and Knoxville is 1 hour. Knoxville is 1 hour ahead of Cedar Rapids.

Time Difference

Cedar Rapids, IA

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Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cedar Rapids (CID) → Knoxville (TYS).

Distance:
590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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