Weekend trips from Ashburn (Virginia)

  1. Charlotte / Cincinnati
  2. Columbus / Toronto
  3. Myrtle Beach / Gatlinburg
  4. Pittsburgh / Niagara Falls
  5. New York City / Newport

For any of these trips, you could visit just the first or second destination if you want to do less driving and spend more time in the area.

The longest trip is about 27.5 hours of total driving, so you may want to plan to do this over a long weekend.


Trip idea #1: Ashburn → Charlotte → Cincinnati → Ashburn


Ashburn to Charlotte
leave Ashburn on Friday
1 hour → Skyline Dr
1.5 hours → Blue Ridge Parkway - North Entrance
52 minutes → Lexington
56 minutes → Roanoke
1.5 hours → Blue Ridge Parkway
1.5 hours → Mooresville
35 minutes → Charlotte (stay Friday night)
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8 hours of driving

Charlotte to Cincinnati
leave Charlotte on Saturday
1 hour → Gaffney
1.5 hours → Asheville
1 hour → Cherokee
2 hours → Knoxville
46 minutes → Pioneer
1 hour → London
1.5 hours → Lexington
1.5 hours → Cincinnati (stay Saturday night)
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10.5 hours of driving

Cincinnati to Ashburn
leave Cincinnati on Sunday
1 hour → Dayton
57 minutes → Columbus
1.5 hours → Zanesville
1.5 hours → Wheeling
2 hours → Morgantown
1.5 hours → Sideling Hill
49 minutes → Ashburn (back home)
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9 hours of driving

Total driving time for this trip is about 27.5 hours of driving.


Trip idea #2: Ashburn → Columbus → Toronto → Ashburn


Ashburn to Columbus
leave Ashburn on Friday
1.5 hours → Sideling Hill
50 minutes → Frostburg
48 minutes → Fallingwater
48 minutes → Monongahela
57 minutes → Wheeling
1 hour → The Rock Café
1.5 hours → Columbus (stay Friday night)
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7.5 hours of driving

Columbus to Toronto
leave Columbus on Saturday
1.5 hours → Ohio State Reformatory
1.5 hours → Cleveland
56 minutes → Geneva
1 hour → Erie
1 hour → Fredonia
1.5 hours → Niagara Falls
1.5 hours → Toronto (stay Saturday night)
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9 hours of driving

Toronto to Ashburn
leave Toronto on Sunday
59 minutes → Hamilton Harbour
2 hours → Niagara Falls
1.5 hours → Bradford
54 minutes → Black Moshannon State Park
1 hour → Duncansville
1.5 hours → Sideling Hill
51 minutes → Ashburn (back home)
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9 hours of driving

Total driving time for this trip is about 25.5 hours of driving.


Trip idea #3: Ashburn → Myrtle Beach → Gatlinburg → Ashburn


Ashburn to Myrtle Beach
leave Ashburn on Friday
47 minutes → Alexandria
2 hours → Carytown
1.5 hours → Roanoke Rapids
46 minutes → Rocky Mount
48 minutes → Smithfield
1.5 hours → Lumberton
1.5 hours → Myrtle Beach (stay Friday night)
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9 hours of driving

Myrtle Beach to Gatlinburg
leave Myrtle Beach on Saturday
1.5 hours → Latta
50 minutes → Bishopville
57 minutes → Columbia
1 hour → Laurens
40 minutes → Greenville
1 hour → Asheville
1.5 hours → Gatlinburg (stay Saturday night)
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7.5 hours of driving

Gatlinburg to Ashburn
leave Gatlinburg on Sunday
48 minutes → Bulls Gap
2 hours → Kingsport
1 hour → Appalachian Mountains
50 minutes → Blacksburg
56 minutes → Roanoke
2 hours → Lexington
1 hour → Skyline Dr
1.5 hours → Ashburn (back home)
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10 hours of driving

Total driving time for this trip is about 26.5 hours of driving.


Trip idea #4: Ashburn → Pittsburgh → Niagara Falls → Ashburn


Ashburn to Pittsburgh
leave Ashburn on Friday
45 minutes → Harpers Ferry
46 minutes → Hagerstown
46 minutes → Sideling Hill
1 hour → Somerset
1 hour → Shadyside
9 minutes → Pittsburgh (stay Friday night)
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4.5 hours of driving

Pittsburgh to Niagara Falls
leave Pittsburgh on Saturday
1 hour → Grove City
48 minutes → Meadville
48 minutes → Erie
1 hour → Fredonia
42 minutes → Blasdell
48 minutes → Niagara Falls (stay Saturday night)
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5 hours of driving

Niagara Falls to Ashburn
leave Niagara Falls on Sunday
54 minutes → Buffalo
2 hours → Ellicottville
59 minutes → Clearfield
1 hour → Duncansville
1.5 hours → Sideling Hill
31 minutes → Ashburn (back home)
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7 hours of driving

Total driving time for this trip is about 16.5 hours of driving.


Trip idea #5: Ashburn → New York City → Newport → Ashburn


Ashburn to New York City
leave Ashburn on Friday
43 minutes → Washington, DC
57 minutes → Baltimore
45 minutes → Aberdeen
45 minutes → Wilmington
37 minutes → Philadelphia
51 minutes → Princeton
54 minutes → Staten Island
33 minutes → New York City (stay Friday night)
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6 hours of driving

New York City to Newport
leave New York City on Saturday
53 minutes → Stamford
45 minutes → Shelton
55 minutes → Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
33 minutes → Mystic Seaport
50 minutes → Narragansett
22 minutes → Newport (stay Saturday night)
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4.5 hours of driving

Newport to Ashburn
leave Newport on Sunday
1 hour → Mystic Seaport
1.5 hours → New Haven
1 hour → New York City
51 minutes → Princeton
2 hours → Philadelphia
1 hour → Fells Point
59 minutes → Ashburn (back home)
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9 hours of driving

Total driving time for this trip is about 19 hours of driving.



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