Terminal Drop-Off Charge

From 1 November 2021, a £5 charge will apply for vehicles dropping off passengers at the designated drop-off zones, located directly outside the terminals. Discounts and exemptions will apply. Free drop-off will be available at the Long Stay car parks.

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Changes to entering the UK using EU ID cards

From 1 October 2021, most EU, EEA and Swiss nationals will need to use a valid passport to travel to the UK. ID cards will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document to enter the UK, though some exemptions will apply. 

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  • Knoxville Airport Guide

    Full Name: McGhee Tyson Airport
    Location: The airport is located 12 miles (19km) south of Knoxville.
    Time: GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

    +865 342 3000

    Transfer to the City:

    There is no public transport servicing the airport, however several Knoxville hotels offer transfers for guests with advance bookings. Taxis, shuttles and rental cars are available.

    Car rental:

    Rental cars are available at the airport from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Dollar.


    Airport facilities include a pet relief area, public phones, a restaurant, and a few other eateries.


    Parking is charged at $1 per 20 minutes in all lots; the short-term lot has a daily maximum of $20, the long-term lot's daily rate is $14, and the economy lot charges $10 per day. There is also a "Phone & Wait" lot for pick ups.