There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly Newark to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Knoxville (TYS) EWR - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains

$96 - $662

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Fly Newark to Asheville, drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Asheville (AVL) EWR - AVL
  2. Drive from Asheville to Great Smoky Mountains

$73 - $764

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Fly New York La Guardia to Knoxville, drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Knoxville (TYS) LGA - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains

$144 - $453

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS) PHL - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains

$205 - $657

Fly Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) EWR - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Great Smoky Mountains

$153 - $622

Fly New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) LGA - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Great Smoky Mountains

$151 - $733

Bus NYTN Bus, drive  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Knoxville, TN
  2. Drive from Knoxville, TN to Great Smoky Mountains

$113 - $221

Train, bus, drive  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  4. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains

$112 - $286

Bus Wanda Coach, drive  •  29 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Knoxville Nyc
  2. Drive from Mountain Grove SB before Majestic Grove to Great Smoky Mountains

$130 - $144

Drive  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains 726.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains is to fly and drive which costs $70 - $800 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Great Smoky Mountains is 589 miles. The road distance is 726.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Knoxville Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains is 727 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 47 min to drive from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains.

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Allegiant Air, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Knoxville Airport.

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There are 1268+ hotels available in Great Smoky Mountains. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Great Smoky Mountains.
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  • Distance: 588.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Great Smoky Mountains, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Elizabeth to Great Smoky Mountains. However, you can take the line 62 bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains. Alternatively, you can take the train to 33rd Street, take the walk to 34 St - Herald Sq, take the subway to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, take the walk to Roosevelt Av/74 St, take the bus to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B, take the walk to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Newark Penn Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Knoxville, TN
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
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.

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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
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
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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