There are 6 ways to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  7 h 28 min

$41 - $93

5 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. 193.6 miles

$19 - $28

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. CLT - TYS

$187 - $1,012

Fly to Asheville, drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. CLT - AVL

$179 - $1,014

Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. CLT - GSP

$164 - $872

Fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. CLT - TRI

$183 - $970

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Great Smoky Mountains, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains. However, you can take the bus to Winston Salem, Nc, take the bus to Asheville, Nc, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Asheville
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charlotte and Great Smoky Mountains is 245 km. The road distance is 310 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 4 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains is to drive which takes 4 h 5 min and costs $19 - $28.

It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains, including transfers.