There are 6 ways to get from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by plane, car, bus or taxi

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Recommended option

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  6 h 30 min

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

$207 - $1,111

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus, drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Chattanooga
  3. Take the Megabus from Chattanooga to Knoxville
  4. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$61 - $120

4 alternative options

Fly to Asheville, drive  •  6 h 43 min

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

$229 - $964

Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  7 h 34 min

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

$196 - $973

Bus, Megabus, taxi  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
  2. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to Knoxville
  3. Take a taxi from Mountain Grove SB before Majestic Grove to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$261 - $349

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 455.6 miles

$40 - $65

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

There is no direct connection from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. However, you can take the line 20 bus to Winchester and Plough, take the walk to Memphis airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Alternatively, you can take the line 20 bus to Winchester and Plough, take the walk to Memphis airport, fly to Asheville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Asheville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Knoxville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Memphis to Asheville via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Nashville, TN to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mountain Grove SB before Majestic Grove to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Knoxville Taxi Service
Phone
+1 865 691 1900
Website
knoxvilletaxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Memphis and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 595 km. The road distance is 729 km.

The cheapest way to get from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to fly and drive which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $200 - $1,200.

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Memphis to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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