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Charleston (West Virginia) to Simpsonville (Kentucky) drive

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Charleston (West Virginia) to Simpsonville (Kentucky) road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Charleston (West Virginia) to Simpsonville (Kentucky). If you're planning a road trip to Simpsonville (Kentucky), you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in Charleston (West Virginia)
drive for about 56 minutes

10:56 am  Huntington (West Virginia)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:56 am
drive for about 48 minutes

12:44 pm  Olive Hill
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:44 pm
drive for about 49 minutes

2:33 pm  Owingsville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:33 pm
drive for about 56 minutes

4:30 pm  Lexington
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:30 pm
drive for about 43 minutes

6:13 pm  Frankfort (Kentucky)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 7:13 pm
drive for about 40 minutes

7:53 pm  arrive in Simpsonville (Kentucky)

driving ≈ 5 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Huntington (West Virginia)  (3 answers)

Olive Hill


Lexington  (28 answers)
    questions about Lexington:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Lexington?
        Best place to stay in Lexington while attending the Rolex 3 day event?
        stays overnight, Lexington, Ky. near highway

Frankfort (Kentucky)  (6 answers)
    Woodford Reserve Distillery  (3 mentions)
    Buffalo Trace Distillery  (2 mentions)

What are some things to do in Simpsonville (Kentucky)?

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Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Simpsonville (Kentucky) to Charleston (West Virginia) drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Charleston (West Virginia)? Try searching for places within 3 hours of Charleston (West Virginia).

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Charleston (West Virginia) to Simpsonville (Kentucky). Or get a full Charleston (West Virginia) to Simpsonville (Kentucky) flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Charleston (West Virginia) well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Charleston (West Virginia)!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 224 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 14 minutes
15 Charleston (West Virginia) travel answers
3 Huntington (West Virginia) travel answers
28 Lexington travel answers
6 Frankfort (Kentucky) travel answers


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