Tri-Cities Tennessee TRI Airport Overview

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 - presently undergoing 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.
Ongoing work on the terminal frontage project is winding down, while upgrades in the baggage claim area, a new boarding bridge and expansion of general aviation ramp should be completed by the end of summer 2016.
    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 includes Airport offices, a mezzanine & observation deck.
Upgrade & expansion work on the terminal already completed include renovation of passenger areas and expansion of TA security area to 3 lanes; while a 4th lane will be added later. 

Airlines currently serving the terminal: 
Allegiant - tel. 1-702-505-8888;
American - tel. 1-800-4333-7300
Delta - tel. 1-800-221-1212; 

Transportation:  There is currently no pulic 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.

* Present and future Airport developments.  The passenger terminal is currently being expanded & modernized - done in three phases - involving new departure & arrival wings, extension of baggage claim & screening areas, and remodeled ticketing area - all expected to be completed by the end of 2016, when the terminal will have nearly doubled to 110,000 sq.feet.  The $6.2M 'Terminal frontage'  in August 2016.

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TRI Delays: 15 mins or less.

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