U.S. 11 enters Tennessee alongside I-24 around Lookout Mountain in Chattanooga. The route overlaps with U.S. 64 east from Downtown to Cleveland, where a bypass route is designated. Following the I-75 corridor, U.S. 11 continues northeast to Athens, Sweetwater, Farragut and Knoxville.
Within Knoxville, U.S. 11 partitions into U.S. 11E/W. Both branch routes travel northeast. U.S. 11E heads to Morristown, Greeneville and Johnson City. U.S. 11W follows a more northerly course to Blaine, Rutledge and Kingsport. The two recombine in Bristol, Virginia, just north of the state line.
U.S. 11 Tennessee Guides
Northbound U.S. 11W (W Stone Drive) crosses the Holston River North Fork into Sullivan County.
U.S. 11W (W Stone Drive) meets I-26/U.S. 23 at a six-ramp parclo interchange by the Howard Hill neighborhood in Kingsport.
Interstate 26 overlaps with U.S. 23 south from U.S. 11W to Johnson City and Asheville, North Carolina.
U.S. 23 extends north to Gate City and Pikeville, Kentucky, via southwestern Virginia. Most of U.S. 23 is a four lane highway as Part of Appalachian Development Corridor B, which follows the route north to Columbus, Ohio.
U.S. 11W (W Stone Drive) intersects Fairview Avenue east of the exchange with I-26 east and U.S. 23.
One mile from the cloverleaf interchange with Interstate 81 on U.S. 11W northbound at Bristol.
U.S. 11W at Stevens Trail west of the cloverleaf interchange with Interstate 81. Formerly Holiday Drive, Stevens Trail is a short access road north to The Pinnacle retail complex.
SR 394 constitutes a 15.69 mile loop south from U.S. 11W to Blountville and east to U.S. 421/SR 435 at Bristol.
Paralleling Reedy Creek, U.S. 11W enters eastern reaches of the Kingsport city limits north of Chestnut Ridge.
SR 93 encircles the east and south side of Kingsport. The 38.65 mile long highway travels southwest to Greeneville and north to the Virginia state line.
The western end of Interstate 26 is located at the exchange joining U.S. 23 with U.S. 11W (W Stone Drive).
U.S. 23 extends the freeway north from I-26 and U.S. 11W to the Virginia state line south of Gate City.
This was the former north end of Interstate 181, which was decommissioned north of I-81 in favor of I-26 in 2005.
U.S. 11W (W Stone Drive) intersects Union Street at the Fort Robinson and Howard Hill neighborhoods west of I-26/U.S. 23.
U.S. 11W crosses the Holston River North Fork ahead of the Rotherwood Heights community in west Kingsport.
|U.S. 11E southbound leads northwest from I-81 at Exit 23 to the town of Bulls Gap. Photo taken 08/23/03.|
08/23/03 by AARoads and Justin Cozart
Page Updated 08-20-2020.