There are 7 ways to get from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by plane, car, taxi, bus or train

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Fly New Bern to Knoxville, drive  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from New Bern (EWN) to Knoxville (TYS) EWN - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$194 - $779

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Taxi to Jacksonville, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  6h 21m

  1. Take a taxi from Newport to Jacksonville
  2. Fly from Jacksonville (OAJ) to Knoxville (TYS) OAJ - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$272 - $947

Fly New Bern to Asheville, drive  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from New Bern (EWN) to Asheville (AVL) EWN - AVL
  2. Drive from Asheville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$197 - $782

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus, drive  •  14h 6m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Havelock, NC to Wilson, NC
  2. Take the train from Wilson Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  4. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Amtrak Thruway, bus, drive  •  14h 29m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Havelock, NC to Wilson, NC
  2. Take the bus from Wilson, Nc to Raleigh, Nc 391
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  4. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus, drive via Winston-Salem  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Havelock, NC to Wilson, NC
  2. Take the train from Wilson Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  5. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Drive  •  8h 45m

  1. Drive from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 466 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to fly and drive which costs $190 - $800 and takes 5h 52m.

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The distance between Newport and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 382 miles. The road distance is 466 miles.

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It takes approximately 5h 55m to get from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New Bern Airport to Knoxville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 466 miles. It takes approximately 8h 45m to drive from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New Bern Airport to Knoxville Airport.

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There are 1960+ hotels available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newport to New Bern Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $55 - $70.

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Map of how to get from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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  • Distance: 381.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 55m

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

There is no direct connection from Newport to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. However, you can take the taxi to New Bern airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Jacksonville airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Charlotte, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Knoxville via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Jacksonville to Knoxville via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New Bern to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New Bern to Knoxville via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New Bern to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilson Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Havelock, NC to Wilson, NC
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Wilson, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$26 - $40
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
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
Once daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newport to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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