There are 6 ways to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 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 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  3. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$41 - $92

5 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 190 miles

$18 - $27

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  4 h 1 min

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

$186 - $1,011

Fly to Asheville, drive  •  4 h 1 min

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

$178 - $1,014

Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) CLT - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$165 - $873

Fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) CLT - TRI
  2. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$183 - $970

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

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

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 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

How far is it from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The distance between Charlotte and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 245 km. The road distance is 304 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $18 - $27.

How long does it take to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Charlotte to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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