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There are 5 ways to get from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge by bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Bus, shuttle, drive  •  16h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Dale, IN to Evansville, IN
  2. Take the bus from Evansville to Nashville
  3. Take the bus from Nashville to Johnson City
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Black Bear Resort to Allen Gap
  5. Drive from Allen Gap to Pigeon Forge

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Bus, drive  •  17h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Dale, IN to Louisville, KY
  2. Take the bus from Louisville to Atlanta
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta - Peachtree St to Greenville
  4. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville
  5. Drive from Asheville to Pigeon Forge

Drive  •  6h 3m

  1. Drive from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge 353.8 miles

Bus to Evansville, fly  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Dale, IN to Evansville Airport
  2. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Knoxville (TYS) EVV - TYS

Bus to Louisville, fly  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Dale, IN to Louisville, KY
  2. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Knoxville (TYS) SDF - TYS
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The cheapest way to get from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 3m.

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The distance between Santa Claus and Pigeon Forge is 247 miles. The road distance is 353.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 16h 47m to get from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Evansville Airport to Knoxville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Pigeon Forge is 1h ahead of Santa Claus. It is currently 9:13 AM in Santa Claus and 10:13 AM in Pigeon Forge.

Yes, the driving distance between Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge is 354 miles. It takes approximately 6h 3m to drive from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge.

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

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There are 1336+ hotels available in Pigeon Forge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 247.1 miles
  • Duration: 16h 47m

What companies run services between Santa Claus, IN, USA and Pigeon Forge, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Santa Claus to Pigeon Forge. However, you can take the taxi to Dale, IN, take the bus to Evansville, take the bus to Nashville, take the bus to Johnson City, take the walk to Johnson City, take the shuttle to Black Bear Resort, take the shuttle to Allen Gap, then take the drive to Pigeon Forge. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Dale, IN, take the bus to Louisville, KY, take the walk to Louisville, take the bus to Atlanta, take the walk to Atlanta - Peachtree St, take the bus to Greenville, take the taxi to Greenville, take the bus to Asheville, then take the drive to Pigeon Forge.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Evansville to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Evansville to Knoxville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Evansville to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Evansville to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Evansville to Knoxville via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Knoxville via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Dale, IN to Evansville, IN
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$11 - $17
Bus from Dale, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$14 - $21
Bus from Dale, IN to Evansville Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$10 - $15
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 Evansville to Nashville
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Nashville to Johnson City
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Louisville to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Black Bear Resort
Phone
+1-423-725-5988
Website
blackbearresorttn.com
Shuttle from Black Bear Resort to Allen Gap
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$136
Schedules at
blackbearresorttn.com
Eagle Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Atlanta - Peachtree St to Greenville
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Book at
gotobus.com
Southeastern Stages
Phone
+1 404-591-2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Greenville to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Child 2-15
$13 - $22
Senior
$17 - $24

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