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Elevation from Charlotte to Gatlinburg

Elevation (ft)05001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000
Grade %-12-9-6-30369
Max elevation: 2841 ft / 866 m
Min elevation: 611 ft / 186 m
Elevation change: 2230 ft / 680 m
Max grade: 8.6%
Min grade: -11.7%
Steepness score: 28 + 1169 + 10434 + 6 = 11637
Distance: 196.37 mi / 316.02 km
Travel Time: 3 hours 35 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Atlanta, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades.

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Note that this route shows high grade, which may be due to a bridge or unusual land feature. Land elevation may be different than road elevation, so always check any spikes in elevation or grade. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Charlotte to Gatlinburg. You can also view a 3-D map of Charlotte elevation or Gatlinburg elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Charlotte and Gatlinburg.

I-8529 mi / 47 km
55 mi / 89 km
I-2635 mi / 56 km
I-4051 mi / 82 km
Ground Hog Rd4 mi / 6 km
21 mi / 34 km