# Distance between Knoxville, TN (TYS) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Knoxville to Minneapolis (Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 792 miles / 1275 kilometers / 688 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Knoxville (TYS) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 964 miles / 1552 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Knoxville to Minneapolis.

Shortest flight path between Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

## How far is Minneapolis from Knoxville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 791.997 miles
• 1274.596 kilometers
• 688.227 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
• 791.934 miles
• 1274.494 kilometers
• 688.171 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 Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

B Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Knoxville and Minneapolis is 1 hour. Minneapolis is 1 hour behind Knoxville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Knoxville (TYS) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
792

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