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How To Get To Gatlinburg, TN

Whether you’re driving from out of town or flying in, there are plenty of ways to get to Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

McGhee Tyson Airport (Most convenient airport near Gatlinburg) Asheville Regional Airport Tri-Cities Airport

Airports Near Gatlinburg

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It is about 40 miles from downtown Gatlinburg and takes about an hour to drive.

About 90 miles and a two-hour drive from Gatlinburg. 

McGhee Tyson Airport(closest)

Asheville Regional Airport

The Tri-Cities Airport, located in Blountville, TN, is approximately 100 miles and two hours away from Gatlinburg.

Tri-Cities Airport

Directions  To Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Directions  To Gatlinburg, Tennessee

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Take US-129 north from the airport to TN-168, then to US-441, and then onto the Parkway.

McGhee Tyson Airport to Gatlinburg

From the airport it is better to rent a car. It will likely be cheaper than taking a taxi, Uber, or Lyft- especially if you're coming in from one of the farther airports.

You can either Take the Trolley, walk, take a taxi or rideshare services like Uber and Lyft if you need to get somewhere that’s further away.

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