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There are 9 ways to get from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by plane, car, train or bus

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

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Fly Newark to Knoxville, drive  •  5h 3m

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

$95 - $661

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Fly Newark to Asheville, drive  •  5h 14m

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

$73 - $764

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Fly New York La Guardia to Knoxville, drive  •  6h 2m

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

$143 - $578

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS) PHL - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$256 - $809

Fly Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6h 27m

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

$153 - $621

Bus NYTN Bus, drive  •  15h 10m

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

$113 - $343

Train, bus, drive  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  3. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$105 - $250

Bus Wanda Coach, drive  •  29h 18m

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

$130 - $144

Drive  •  12h 45m

  1. Drive from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 725.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to fly and drive which costs $95 - $700 and takes 5h 3m.

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The distance between Newark and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 622 miles. The road distance is 725.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 725 miles. It takes approximately 12h 45m to drive from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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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 1860+ hotels available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Prices start at $122 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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  • Distance: 622 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

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

There is no direct connection from Newark to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. However, you can take the bus to Terminal B, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to New York Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, take the subway to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, take the walk to 74 St/Roosevelt Av Station, 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 National Park.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 38m
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
11h 30m
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.

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 Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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