Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Limited Public transportation. Closest airport is the McGee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, Tennesse
Driving Instructions to Campus
From Knoxville: Travel east on I-40 through Knoxville. Take the 11-E exit and turn left at the traffic light. Jefferson City is approximately 22 miles. (You will be traveling northeast on 11-E.) Once in Jefferson City you will turn left at the second traffic light on to Russell Avenue. Carson-Newman is approximately 5 blocks. Fite Administration Building is on the right. The Admissions Office is on the 2nd floor of the Fite Building.
From I-40: If you are traveling east, you will exit at the exit #417 and turn left on to Highway 92. If you are traveling west, you will exit at #417 and turn right on to Hwy. 92. Travel north approximately 7 miles on Hwy. 92. Turn right on to Russell Avenue. Proceed through the traffic light. Continue on Russell Avenue for approximately 5 blocks, and you will see Carson-Newman College. Fite Administration is on the right. The Admissions Office is on the 2nd floor of the Fite Building.
Area Motels: Comfort Suites (Andrew Johnson Highway, Morristown, 423-585-4000), Comfort Inn (I-40 at Highway 92, Exit 417, Dandridge, 423-397-2090); Holiday Inn (Andrew Johnson Highway, Morristown, 423-581-8700); Super 8 Hotel (I-40 and Highway 92, Exit 417, Dandridge, 423-397-1200); Hampton In (3750 W. AJ Highway, Morristown, 423-587-0952); Best Western (119 Sharon Drive, Dandridge, 423-397-3392).
Bed and Breakfast Inns: Mountain Harbour Inn (1199 Highway 139, Dandridge, 865-397-3345; about 30 min. drive); Mills Dale Farm (140 Mill Dale Road, Dandridge, 865-397-3470; about 8 miles from campus); The Barrington Inn and Restaurant (1174 McGuire Road, New Market, 888-205-8482; 10 miles from campus); Hearth Stone (2308 N. Ridge Dr., Jefferson City, 865-475-6992); and Goose Creek Farm (621 Hwy. 139, Dandridge, 865-397-6166).