Knoxville, TN Commuting

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Knoxville, TN is a bustling city with a rich history and vibrant community. The city offers its residents reliable access to public transportation which makes it easy for people to get around town. The most popular form of transportation in the city is the Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) bus system which provides routes throughout the city. The KAT bus system also offers direct service to and from the McGhee Tyson Airport, making it convenient for travelers to get in and out of town. There are also several other options for transportation including ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft, as well as taxi services. Additionally, there are several bike share programs available throughout Knoxville that allow users to rent bicycles on an hourly or daily basis. All of these transportation options make it easy for people in Knoxville to get around town without having to rely on a car.

The typical American commute has been getting longer each year since 2010. The average one-way commute in Knoxville takes 19.7 minutes. That's shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.

How people in Knoxville get to work:
- 79.9% drive their own car alone
- 9.4% carpool with others
- 3.9% work from home
- 1.6% take mass transit
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What’s not to like? Friendly folks, mountains, rivers, lakes, streams, trees, amazing southern cuisine. Minimal traffic, solid museums, kid friendly everything, great  More

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I lived in Knoxville for 3 years and still go there to see a doctor of mine until my treatment is over. You could not pay me to return to Knoxville now that I foster  More

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Over 3 years ago

This is my second residence in Knoxville and I'm loving my return after a 30 year absence. I love the city and county and the atmosphere surrounding them. What's not to  More

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