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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Knoxville (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 1599 miles / 2574 kilometers / 1390 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Knoxville (TYS) is 1814 miles / 2920 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 25 minutes.

Phoenix – Knoxville

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1599
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2574
Kilometers
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1390
Nautical miles

How far is Knoxville from Phoenix?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1599.467 miles
  • 2574.093 kilometers
  • 1389.899 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
  • 1596.030 miles
  • 2568.561 kilometers
  • 1386.912 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Phoenix to Knoxville is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Knoxville is 3 hours. Knoxville is 3 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Phoenix time to Knoxville time converter

Time in Phoenix: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Knoxville: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Phoenix to Knoxville generates about 186 kg of CO2 per passenger, 186 kilograms is equal to 410 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Knoxville

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

Airport information

Origin Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W
Destination 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