Directions

Directions to Thompson - Boling Arena, Knoxville, TN


Please note: Provide extra drive time to the arena. It is suggested to arrive at least 30 to 45 minutes prior to event start time. Traffic can be very congested and extra time may be needed to get into parking areas.


Reminder: The ticket office for Thompson-Boling Arena is on street level (to purchase tickets or will call to pick up tickets); main entrance gates are at the top of the concrete pedestrian ramps.

Directions from east of Knoxville (Newport, Asheville, NC)
Directions from northeast of Knoxville (Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City)
Directions from north of Knoxville (La Follette, Lexington, KY)
Directions from south of Knoxville (Chattanooga, Athens, Cleveland, Atlanta)
Directions from west of Knoxville (Kingston, Crossville, Cookville, Nashville)
 

From East of Knoxville
(Newport, Asheville, NC)

  • I-40 West towards Knoxville
  • Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
  • As you exit, get into right lane before merging onto James White Parkway.
  • Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
  • Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage.

Ticket Office: Turn right onto Lake Loudon Blvd, and turn right onto Phillip Fulmer Way. Ticket offices are located under the first pedestrian bridge on the right and at the gates located on the second level.

Parking: Multiple parking lots and garages near the arena; watch for parking signage and follow traffic officers.

From Northeast of Knoxville
(Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City)

  • I-81 South I-40 West towards Knoxville
  • Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
  • As you exit, get into right lane before merging onto James White Parkway.
  • Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
  • Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage.

Ticket Office: Turn right onto Lake Loudon Blvd, and turn right onto Phillip Fulmer Way. Ticket offices are located under the first pedestrian bridge on the right and at the gates located on the second level.

Parking: Multiple parking lots and garages near the arena; watch for parking signage and follow traffic officers.

From North of Knoxville
(La Follette, Lexington, KY)

  • I-75 South to I-275 South towards Knoxville
  • I-275 to I-40 East (towards Asheville)
  • Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
  • As you exit, follow sign for James White Parkway (left lane as you exit)
  • Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
  • Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage.

Ticket Office: Turn right onto Lake Loudon Blvd, and turn right onto Phillip Fulmer Way. Ticket offices are located under the first pedestrian bridge on the right and at the gates located on the second level.

Parking: Multiple parking lots and garages near the arena; watch for parking signage and follow traffic officers.

From South of Knoxville
(Chattanooga, Athens, Cleveland, Atlanta, GA)

  • I-75 North to I-40 East towards Knoxville
  • Take exit #386B, Rt 129 / Alcoa Highway / Airport
  • Once on Alcoa Highway, get into second from right lane (far right lane exits to Kingston Pike)
  • Take Neyland Drive Exit
  • Turn Left onto Neyland Drive
  • Stay on Neyland Drive for appx 1 1/2 miles (third traffic light). Arena is ahead on the left (next to Pratt Pavilion basketball practice facility).

Ticket Office: Turn right onto Lake Loudon Blvd, and turn right onto Phillip Fulmer Way. Ticket offices are located under the first pedestrian bridge on the right and at the gates located on the second level.

Parking: multiple parking lots and garages near the arena; watch for parking signage and follow traffic officers. (Large parking garage next to arena ahead on Neyland Drive.)

From West of Knoxville
(Kingston, Crossville, Cookeville, Nashville)

  • I-40 East towards Knoxville
  • Take exit #386B, Rt 129 / Alcoa Highway / Airport
  • Once on Alcoa Highway, get into second from right lane (far right lane exits to Kingston Pike)
  • Take Neyland Drive Exit
  • Turn Left onto Neyland Drive
  • Stay on Neyland Drive for appx 1 1/2 miles (third traffic light). Arena is ahead on the left (next to Pratt Pavilion basketball practice facility).

Ticket Office: Turn right onto Lake Loudon Blvd, and turn right onto Phillip Fulmer Way. Ticket offices are located under the first pedestrian bridge on the right and at the gates located on the second level.

Parking: Multiple parking lots and garages near the arena; watch for parking signage and follow traffic officers. (Large parking garage next to arena ahead on Neyland Drive.)

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The Thompson Boling Arena is located on the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville.  We are the home of the Tennessee Volunteer basketball team, the Tennessee Lady Volunteer basketball team and the Tennessee Lady Volunteer volleyball team.