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Office Hours

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 37902.

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 left.

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 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.

Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in employment opportunities with the FBI, please look at the FBI Employment web page.

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