There are 5 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by plane, car, bus, taxi or train

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, drive  •  6 h 44 min

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

$208 - $1,012

Cheapest option

Train, Megabus, drive  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington to Knoxville
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$103 - $201

3 alternative options

Bus, Megabus, taxi  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the Megabus from Washington to Knoxville
  4. Take a taxi from Mountain Grove SB before Majestic Grove to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$299 - $421

Train, bus, Megabus, drive  •  21 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
  4. Take the Megabus from Christiansburg to Knoxville
  5. Drive from Knoxville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$161 - $380

Drive  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park 519.2 miles

$50 - $75

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

There is no direct connection from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. However, you can take the bus to Pgh Internl Airport Lower Level, take the walk to Pittsburgh airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Baltimore Downtown, Md, take the bus to Washington, Dc, take the walk to Washington, take the Megabus to Knoxville, take the walk to Knoxville Station, take the line 41 bus to Mountain Grove SB before Majestic Grove, then take the taxi to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Christiansburg to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.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

How far is it from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The distance between Pittsburgh and Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 620 km. The road distance is 831 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is to fly and drive which takes 6 h 44 min and costs $200 - $1,100.

How long does it take to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Pittsburgh to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including transfers.

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