• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg by plane, taxi, train, car 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.

Recommended option

Fly Philadelphia to Knoxville, taxi  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS) PHL - TYS
  2. Take a taxi from Knoxville to Gatlinburg

$377 - $847

Cheapest option

Train Amtrak, bus, drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  3. Drive from Asheville, Nc to Gatlinburg

$97 - $243

4 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly to Knoxville, taxi  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Knoxville (TYS) EWR - TYS
  3. Take a taxi from Knoxville to Gatlinburg

$316 - $953

Fly Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) PHL - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Gatlinburg

$180 - $577

Train, bus NYTN Bus, drive  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Knoxville, TN
  3. Drive from Knoxville, TN to Gatlinburg

$186 - $414

Drive  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg 622.9 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 45 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg is to fly and taxi which costs $370 - $850 and takes 4 h 25 min.

More details

The distance between Philadelphia and Gatlinburg is 544 miles. The road distance is 622.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Knoxville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Gatlinburg is 623 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 45 min to drive from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg.

Get driving directions

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Knoxville Airport.

Search flights

There are 2127+ hotels available in Gatlinburg. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

More details

Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 544.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Gatlinburg, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Philadelphia to Gatlinburg. However, you can take the train to Airport Terminal A, take the walk to Philadelphia airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the taxi to Gatlinburg. Alternatively, you can take the train to Newark Liberty International Airport, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the taxi to Gatlinburg.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
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.

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
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Knoxville to Gatlinburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Knoxville Taxi Service
Phone
+1 865 691 1900
Website
knoxvilletaxicab.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.