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Knoxville Airport Parking Rates & Information

Are you searching for the appropriate and hassle-free parking spot at McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS)? We have your answers!

There are 3 main parking areas at Knoxville Airport:

  • TYS Short Term Parking
  • TYS Long Term Parking
  • TYS Economy Parking

When you are visiting the Knoxville Airport, you will be delighted with the TYS parking options you have. Whether you have to park for a few hours or are flying out for a few days, you will find convenient TYS short term parking and long term parking to fit your needs. Do you want affordable parking spaces? If so, then look into TYS economy parking facility.

Knoxville Airport parking rates can vary depending on the lot and duration, so please check for specific rates below.

Short-Term Parking

Location: At airport, near the terminal

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

Clearance: 7’-2”

The TYS short-term parking lot is just a five-minute walk away from the airport terminal building. This is the closest parking lot available to the facility. The lot also facilitates covered, garage parking.

Short-Term Parking Rates

$20 per day

Long-Term Parking

Location: Off airport

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

Clearance:7’ -10”

The Knoxville Airport long-term parking lot is a ten-minute walk to the airport terminal building. The lot also offers covered, garage parking spaces.

Long Term Parking Rates

$14 per day

Economy Parking

Location: Behind the Airport Hilton

Type: Lot

To Terminals: Walking distance

The airport facilitates two different economy lots, which are both situated behind the Airport Hilton. The TYS Airport economy lot is only a fifteen-minute walk to the airport terminal building.

Economy Parking Rates

$10 per day

Cell Phone Waiting Area

If you have to pick up an arriving passenger quickly, it is best to use the airport’s Phone & Wait Lot. The lot offers FREE temporary parking. It is situated along Airport Loop Road, and in the Cell Phone Wait Lot, you can stay with your vehicle while you wait for your passengers to arrive. When your guests are ready to be picked up, they use their cell phone or one of the airport’s courtesy telephones to call and decide with you a pick-up location.You can check real-time Airport Arrivals on your phone while you wait.

Accessible/Handicap Parking

All TYS airport parking lots facilitate accessible parking spaces to the visitors. If you require wheelchair assistance by your vehicle due to immobility, you have to notify an airport employee located curbside or call (865) 342-3180. Make sure you contact them between the hours of 5 am and 7 pm, and the facility operates daily.

Knoxville Airport Parking Q&A

Q. Are there cheaper parking options off-airport at TYS?

A: Parking near Knoxville Airport is possible via several off-airport parking lots, including some dedicated lots such as parks, hotels, and fly such as Executive Lodge, MainStay Suites Knoxville Airport, and M Star Knoxville Airport. Most offer very competitive parking rates vs the airport lots. Note that parking near TYS at off-site locations almost always requires advanced reservations.

Q. What are TYS Airport parking rates?

A: McGhee Tyson Airport parking is generally affordable relative to other city-based airports. Please check above for specific prices and details for each parking location. Buses or taller vehicles must contact Republic Parking in advance by dialing 865-970-2749.

Q. Can I pre-book parking at TYS Airport?

A: No. The TYS Airport parking does not allow for pre-booking. However, you can pre-book your parking spaces at most off-airport parking lots that are typically less than the TYS parking rates (see above).

Q. What payment methods are accepted at McGhee Tyson Airport TYS?

A: All rates shown above include all taxes and fees. All Knoxville Airport parking facilities accept cash and the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, AMEX and Discover.

Q. What is the emergency assistance number for TYS Parking?

A: For any information about TYS airport parking, you can contact Republic Parking at (865) 970-2749. For assistance with disability, you can dial (865) 342-3180 to get wheelchair assistance.

Q. Can I drop a passenger off at the curb?

A: Yes. But curbside is for active loading and unloading of passengers. You can wait in the Cell Phone Area until your arriving passenger is at the curb, and check arrivals to TYS.

Q. Does the TYS airport provide a shuttle service?

A: No. The airport does not provide shuttle services. You can check out the airport’s taxi services, ride sharing, and car rentals.

Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport Parking Map

Knoxville McGhee Tyson TYS airport parking map