Tri-Cities Regional Airport TRI
is a primary commercial airport in Tennessee, serving the cities of Bristol, Kingsport & Johnson City of Sullivan County, and the areas of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
The Airport is located 2 miles northwest of Pasco, and is only 3miles I-81 (exit 63 - Airport Pkwy 357) and close to Hwy 75.
With 2 runways and an estimated 0.6 million passengers annually, Tri-Cities Regional Airport is served by some major airline offering flights to West-coast hubs with direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
The passenger terminal at Tri-Cities Regional Airport
, which completied its upgrade /expansion work* - has 3 levels. Its amenities and services include an Airport Service desk for copying, paging, & notary services, a lost & found, and a UPS mail drop. Free WiFi access is available at some entry points throughout the terminal, concourse & business center. The glass-enclosed Business Center
inside of the security checkpoint offers a conference table for up to 6 persons and free WiFi access.
The Terminal Frongage Project and upgrades in the baggage claim area, new boarding bridge and expansion of general aviation ramp have now been completed.
The Main level
of the terminal has airline ticket counters, the Service Counter, rental car counters, baggage claim, gift shop, ATMs, & restaurant & lounge..
The Concourse level
with 7 gate includes the Tailwind Express cafe, a business center/ meeting room is in the secured area.
Level 3 i
ncludes Airport offices, a mezzanine & observation deck.
* NOTE: The passenger terminal expansion & modernization project was completed in 2016
and included new departure & arrival wings, extension of baggage claim & screening areas, and a remodeled ticketing area. The terminal doubled its capacity to 110,000 sq.feet; and itsfrontage has been upgraded to provide wider walkways, improved traffic flow and designated crosswalks.
Airlines currently serving the terminal:
Allegiant - tel. 1-702-505-8888; with curent service to Orlando Sanford SFB, Tand through Tampa through Clearwater-St. Peterburg PIE.
American - tel. 1-800-4333-7300; to Charlotte CT
Delta - tel. 1-800-221-1212; to Atlanta ATL
There is currently no public transport available. F&L Taxi & Livery offers taxi & limo service to anywhere in the Tri-Cities region - tel: 423-245-0856 or 423-325-6554. Major credit cards accepted.