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Gatlinburg to Charlotte drive

driving   /   2 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

Gatlinburg to Charlotte road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Gatlinburg to Charlotte. If you're planning a road trip to Charlotte, 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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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Gatlinburg
drive for about 52 minutes

10:52 am  Dandridge
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:52 am
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:08 pm  Waynesville (North Carolina)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:08 pm
drive for about 36 minutes

2:44 pm  Asheville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:44 pm
drive for about 32 minutes

4:15 pm  Hendersonville (North Carolina)
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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 Day 2

11:00 am  leave from Hendersonville (North Carolina)
drive for about 49 minutes

11:49 am  Forest City (North Carolina)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:49 pm
drive for about 44 minutes

1:33 pm  Gaffney
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:33 pm
drive for about 55 minutes

3:29 pm  U.S. National Whitewater Center
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:29 pm
drive for about 19 minutes

4:47 pm  arrive in Charlotte

day 2 driving ≈ 3 hours
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Where should I stop along the way?

Dandridge

Waynesville (North Carolina)  (2 answers)

Asheville  (83 answers)
    Biltmore Estate  (13 mentions)
    Wicked Weed Brewing  (6 mentions)
    Highland Brewing Company  (4 mentions)
    Wedge Brewing Company  (2 mentions)
    restaurants around Asheville:
        Tupelo Honey Cafe
        Wedge Brewing Co
        French Broad Chocolate Lounge
        C├║rate
        Asheville Brewing Company
    questions about Asheville:
        Short weekend in Asheville
        Dining and lodging on a budget?
        Bachelorette Party
        Where to stay and what to do in Asheville N. Carolina?
        Things to do and places to eat/drink during girls weekend?

Hendersonville (North Carolina)  (3 answers)

Forest City (North Carolina)

Gaffney

U.S. National Whitewater Center  (4 mentions)


Where's the best place to eat in Charlotte?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Amelie's French Bakery, which was mentioned 4 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Birdsong Brewing Co.  (2 mentions)
Rooster's Southpark  (2 mentions)
Cabo Fish Taco  (2 mentions)
Georges Brasserie  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Charlotte? Click the blue button below.




What are some things to do in Charlotte?

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

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

EpiCentre  (2 mentions)
Mint Museum UPTOWN  (2 mentions)
Discovery Place  (2 mentions)

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 Charlotte. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

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Farm to Table Dining in Charlotte  (2 answers)

profile  Liz from Washington asked:
What to do in Charlotte while celebrating a 60th Birthday?  (2 answers)

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

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Gatlinburg? Try searching for places within 3.5 hours of Gatlinburg.

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





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 196 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 37 minutes
32 Gatlinburg travel answers
1 Dandridge travel answer
2 Waynesville (North Carolina) travel answers
83 Asheville travel answers
3 Hendersonville (North Carolina) travel answers
1 Forest City (North Carolina) travel answer
1 Gaffney travel answer
42 Charlotte travel answers





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