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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from Denver to Knoxville (Denver International Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 1162 miles / 1870 kilometers / 1010 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to Knoxville (TYS) is 1333 miles / 2145 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to Knoxville.

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

How far is Knoxville from Denver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1162.177 miles
  • 1870.342 kilometers
  • 1009.904 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
  • 1159.698 miles
  • 1866.353 kilometers
  • 1007.750 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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″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 Denver and Knoxville is 2 hours. Knoxville is 2 hours ahead of Denver.

Time Difference

Denver, CO

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Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denver (DEN) → Knoxville (TYS).

Distance:
1162
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1162

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