Trippy
 
  Questions  
Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Charlotte to Destin drive

(tap on any row to expand for more details)

  Charlotte
 Spartanburg
 Athens (Georgia)
 Atlanta
 Opelika
 Montgomery
 Evergreen
   Destin 
2 travelers   /   driving   /   2 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

From:
To:
Depart:
Return:
Get:    


Charlotte to Destin road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Charlotte to Destin. If you're planning a road trip to Destin, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Charlotte and Destin. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Charlotte and Destin. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

customize this trip
 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Charlotte
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:23 am  Spartanburg
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:23 pm
drive for about 2 hours

2:29 pm  Athens (Georgia)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:29 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

4:51 pm  Atlanta
stay overnight at W Atlanta - Midtown
leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
find more stops

 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from W Atlanta - Midtown
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:28 am  Opelika
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:28 pm
drive for about 59 minutes

1:27 pm  Montgomery
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:27 pm
drive for about 1 hour

3:42 pm  Evergreen
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:42 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

6:22 pm  arrive in Destin

day 2 driving ≈ 5.5 hours
find more stops

drive this trip in  


  Change your route
From:
To:
 
  Alternate route
Enter a city to drive through on the way from Charlotte to Destin.
Via:
 

Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Charlotte, North Carolina.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.


How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.


Where should I stop along the way?

Spartanburg  (3 answers)
    questions about Spartanburg:
        Best free things to do in Spartanburg?

Athens (Georgia)  (5 answers)
    Georgia Museum of Art  (3 mentions)
    restaurants around Athens (Georgia):
        Creature Comforts Brewery
    questions about Athens (Georgia):
        Best free things to do in Athens (Georgia)?

Atlanta  (109 answers)
    Georgia Aquarium  (29 mentions)
    World of Coca-Cola  (20 mentions)
    Piedmont Park  (16 mentions)
    Midtown Atlanta  (14 mentions)
    High Museum of Art  (11 mentions)
    restaurants around Atlanta:
        The Varsity
        Mary Mac's Tea Room
        Antico Pizza Napoletana
        Empire State South
        JCT Kitchen & Bar
    hotels around Atlanta:
        W Atlanta - Midtown
        The Westin Peachtree Plaza
        Artmore Hotel
        Glenn Hotel, Autograph Collection
        The Highland Inn
    questions about Atlanta:
        Good Restaurants Unique to Atlanta?
        Great, reasonable places to eat.
        Tourist spots worth seeing in Atlanta?
        Authentic Southern Food!
        Best family activities in Atlanta?

Opelika  (2 answers)
    questions about Opelika:
        Best free things to do in Opelika?

Montgomery  (10 answers)

Evergreen


Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Destin, Florida.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.


What are some things to do in Destin?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Destin. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Andrea from asked:
Places to eat  (3 answers)

profile  Molly from Rock Springs, Wyoming asked:
Family Friendly Spring Break  (2 answers)

profile  Cheryl from Plainfield (Indiana) asked:
Best accommodations on beach  (2 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Destin.




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 Destin to Charlotte drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Charlotte to Destin. Or get a full Charlotte to Destin 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 Charlotte well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Charlotte!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 557 miles
driving time of 8 hours, 57 minutes
Destin is 1 hour behind Charlotte
28 Charlotte travel answers
3 Spartanburg travel answers
5 Athens (Georgia) travel answers
109 Atlanta travel answers
2 Opelika travel answers
10 Montgomery travel answers
19 Destin travel answers





VIEW DETAILED MAP
Get Driving Directions

Driving directions from Charlotte to Destin

Get Driving Directions



Mobile
   
Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   FAQ   ·   About   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms