to the Knoxville Office
Although the FBI operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week,
normal "walk-in" business hours are from 8:15 a.m.
to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you need to speak with an
FBI representative at any time other than during normal business
hours, you may call (865) 544-0751.
Directions to the Knoxville Office
These are directions to the Knoxville Office of the Federal
Bureau of Investigation, which is in the John J. Duncan Federal
Building, 710 Locust Street, Suite 600, Knoxville, Tennessee
From the West:
At the Interstate 40/75 split, proceed on the combined Interstate
40 (East) and 75 (North). Travel 20.2 miles to exit 388. Take
the exit toward "Route 441 South/Henley Street/Downtown."
Follow the sign marked "Henley Street/University of Tennessee"
and travel under the Knoxville overpass to the second traffic
light. Turn left on West Church Avenue and proceed one block
to Locust Street. Turn right and the Federal Building is on the
From McGhee/Tyson Airport:
Take Route 129 North approximately 12.1 miles to Interstate 40
East and take exit 388 (toward "Route 441 South/Henley Street/
Downtown"). At the second traffic light, turn left on West
Church Avenue. Proceed one block to Locust Street and turn right.
The Federal Building is on the left.
From North of Knoxville:
Take Interstate 75 South to 275 South, and follow signs that
read "Route 441 South/Henley Street/Downtown." At the
second traffic light, turn left on West Church Avenue and proceed
one block to Locust Street. Turn right and the Federal Building
is on the left.
From East of Knoxville:
On Interstate 40, proceed west toward downtown and at exit 388A,
bear left at the "James White Parkway/Downtown/University
of Tennessee/Route 441" exit. Proceed approximately two
tenths of a mile and bear right at the "Downtown/Cumberland
Avenue" exit. Go past three traffic lights and the Federal
Building is on the right.
Parking directly next to the building is not allowed. However,
parking is available in numerous parking lots and garages in
the immediate area.
E-mail and Telephone Contact
You may also provide information to the Knoxville Field Office
by sending e-mail to email@example.com.
If possible, please include your address and telephone number
in addition to your e-mail address. Due to the high volume of
mail we receive, we cannot respond to all messages.
If the information you wish to provide pertains to an emergency
situation, please contact us at (865) 544-0751 or call your local office. Although we check our e-mail
frequently, we do not consider it to be an alternative to telephonic
contact in emergency situations.
Please place all the information you wish to include in the
body of the message. We ask that at least, initially, you do
not include attachments because varying file types, encoding/compression
schemes, and operating systems sometimes makes viewing them difficult.
If you are interested in employment opportunities with the FBI, please
look at the FBI Employment web page.