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It's easy to get around here.


Downtown Knoxville is made up of several distinct areas all in less than one square mile for easy navigation by foot, bike, scooter or trolley. From your office at UT Tower, you’re a 15-minute walk or less from everything available within the central district of Downtown. 


Downtown Knoxville is officially the most walkable neighborhood in Knoxville, earning 84 points on Walk Score®. You can get almost anywhere you need to go on foot.


The KAT free trolley is a welcome sight on a rainy day, or anytime you prefer riding to walking. You can identify the 60+ pickup spots around downtown by their color-coded signs—view the trolley map here—and you’ll typically wait only three to seven minutes, depending on the route. Did we mention it’s free?

Bikes and Scooters

Biking is a great way to navigate downtown streets and enjoy some fresh air, and you’ll find bike racks at city garages and on sidewalks. You can also rent scooters by downloading the app from LINK (Apple Store or Google Play) or Veo (Apple Store or Google Play).