There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly Baltimore to Asheville, drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Asheville (AVL) BWI - AVL
  2. Drive from Asheville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$93 - $469

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Train, bus, drive  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Durham, NC
  3. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  4. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$63 - $128

4 alternative options

Fly Baltimore to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Knoxville (TYS) BWI - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$205 - $972

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Knoxville (TYS) DCA - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$214 - $771

Train Amtrak, bus, drive  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  5. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$141 - $366

Drive  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 547.4 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to fly and drive which costs $90 - $470 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 452 miles. The road distance is 547.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Asheville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 547 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 45 min to drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Allegiant Air and American Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Asheville Airport.

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There are 1536+ hotels available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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  • Distance: 452 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. However, you can fly to Asheville then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Alternatively, you can fly to Knoxville then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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