Johnson City travel guide

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You're Going to Love Johnson City

With a population of 63.152, Johnson City is a must-see destination in Tennessee, United States.

Where to Eat in Johnson City

If you’re looking for affordable options, Wellington's Restaurant (1216 W. State of Franklin) and Label (112 Tipton Street) are great picks.

When to visit Johnson City

Johnson City in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Johnson City in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Johnson City in July, when the average temperature is 24 °C, and the highest can go up to 30 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -3 °C, with an average temperature of 3 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 142 mm. In contrast, October is usually the driest month of the year in Johnson City, with an average rainfall of 53 mm.

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How to Get to Johnson City


When flying to Johnson City, you’ll arrive at Blountville Tri Cities TN/VA (TRI), which is located 19 km from the city centre.

Airports near Johnson City

Airlines serving Johnson City

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British Airways
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Air Canada
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Alaska Airlines
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Ethiopian Air
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ITA Airways
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Korean Air
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Japan Airlines
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Aer Lingus
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Where to stay in Johnson City

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Comfort Suites Johnson City near University and Holiday Inn Express Johnson City, An IHG Hotel.

Where to stay in popular areas of Johnson City

Hiring a car in Johnson City

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Johnson City (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.09 and $29.46. The most frequently booked car type in Johnson City is Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Ford Focus or similar) is, on average, 47% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.