Tourists are discovering that Greenville is a charming small city, bursting with southern hospitality. Its vibrant arts culture, quaint downtown core and delicious eateries make it a great place for couples, singles and groups alike. If you visit during spring, between March – May, you’ll find the weather is fine, with daily high temperatures ranging from 66 – 81 degrees Fahrenheit. It can be busy during both the spring and the summer months, so flights and accommodation may be more expensive and book up quickly. During the fall, there are fewer tourists, but the weather is still comfortable, with temperatures around 59 – 87 degrees Fahrenheit. You can probably find some good deals if you plan your visit over the winter. It gets cool in Greenville, but not extremely cold. High temperatures stay around 51 – 57 degrees Fahrenheit, so you’ll stay warm if you dress in layers.
$55 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Greenville, North Carolina. This flight is from Baltimore and is 87% cheaper than most flights to Greenville, North Carolina. To find the cheapest price to Greenville, North Carolina from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Greenville, North Carolina from United States is in May. Flight prices, which tend to average around $161, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you’re not able to fly to Greenville, North Carolina in May, then April is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Greenville, North Carolina during April average around $181.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to Greenville, North Carolina is on a Saturday. Travelers who choose to depart for Greenville, North Carolina on a Saturday will often find tickets for as low as $210. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Greenville, North Carolina on Sunday is $508.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Greenville, North Carolina is in the afternoon. Flights from United States to Greenville, North Carolina during this time can be as low as $294. In the evening is when there is more demand to fly to Greenville, North Carolina, so prices are often more expensive at around $440 per ticket.
Grandfather Mountain is known in Greenville for its amazing views and rigorous terrain. Locals and tourists enjoy making their way up the mountains when temperatures are mild and there is less chance of precipitation. If you plan on hiking during your visit, consider booking your flight to Greenville for January or December. This is when you’ll find pristine hiking conditions for either mountains or trails. During the warmer months, hikers around the Greenville area find that parks like NC State Fairgrounds are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Greenville in October or November.
New Bern Simmons Nott Airport, Jacksonville Albert J Ellis Airport, Raleigh Raleigh-Durham Airport, Fayetteville Airport or Wilmington New Hanover County Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Greenville, North Carolina.
Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Greenville, North Carolina is Greenville Pitt-Greenville Airport where the average price is $381pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days. With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21); There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa; Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces; Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19); Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction; B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities; Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.Entry requirements
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane. Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure. Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel. US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure. Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form. Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.Quarantine requirements
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected. Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.All other info
Travelers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. For more information go to CDC website.
The airlines offering non-stop flights to Greenville are Delta, United, American Airlines, and Southwest Airlines. Alaska Airlines flies to Greenville with one or more stops along the way.
Commercial flights land at Greenville – Spartanburg Airport, which is 13 miles from Downtown Greenville. You can easily rent a car and drive yourself, or use these options for travel into the city.
Eastside Transportation is the official ground transportation provider for the airport, and their operations are based a mile away, so you’ll need to call for a taxi. The trip to Greenville takes 13 minutes and it will cost you $23.00 USD. Uber and Lyft also operate in Greenville, and will likely be a bit cheaper.
Shuttles, limousines, and sedans
Certain hotels offer complimentary shuttle services to and from the airport. When you’re booking, be sure to inquire. Otherwise, you can arrange for a minivan shuttle, executive sedan, SUV, or limousine ride with Eastside Transportation.
It is certainly worth checking for deals on car rentals with momondo.
With many of the top attractions located within the downtown core, the best way to get around in Greenville is on foot or by bike. You can also hop on the free trolley, which runs year-round, Thursday through Sunday. If you’d rather get behind the wheel, driving in the city is easy and parking plentiful in the downtown area. Here are some details about your options for getting around in Greenville.
The local bus system, Greenlink, operates 11 routes across Greenville County. An adult fare is $1.50 USD, with transfers costing $0.50 USD, and the fare boxes on the buses accept cash only. Day passes are available for $5.00 USD. Visitors often use the free downtown trolleys, charming vintage open-air transport that runs on Thursdays and Fridays from 6:00 pm until 11:00 pm, on Saturdays from 10:00 am until 11:00 pm and on Sundays from 1:00 pm until 8:00 pm
Greenville has developed a network of bike lanes and trails throughout the city, and offers a bike share program, B-cycle, with 8 stations where you can pick up a bike and get around on two wheels. You can purchase a 24-hour membership for $5.00 USD, or a 7-day membership for $15.00 USD, and your first hour of biking is free, followed by $4.00 USD for each additional 30 minutes riding time, to a maximum per day of $75.00 USD.
Taxi service in Greenville is limited and you’ll have to call for a ride. Flag drop is set at $2.25 USD, and then it costs $2.25 USD for each additional mile, with a waiting charge of $15.00 USD per hour. Try Uber and Lyft as alternatives.