Franklin travel guide

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You're Going to Love Franklin

With a population of 3,845, Franklin is a must-see destination in North Carolina, United States.

When to visit Franklin

Franklin in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 106
1 night at 3-star hotel
Franklin in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 106
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Franklin in July, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 30 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -3 °C, with an average temperature of 3 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in March, when precipitation is around 144 mm. In contrast, October is usually the driest month of the year in Franklin, with an average rainfall of 86 mm.

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How to Get to Franklin

Plane

Although Franklin doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Asheville Regional (AVL), which is located 81 km from Franklin.

Car

Another option to get to Franklin is to pick up a car hire from Atlanta, which is about 183 km from Franklin. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Hertz, among others, in Atlanta.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Franklin using Greyhound or FlixBus. From Charlotte, the bus ride to Franklin takes 282 km and will cost you around S$ 67. From Atlanta, the ticket costs about S$ 101 for a journey of 1167 km.

Plane

Although Franklin doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Asheville Regional (AVL), which is located 81 km from Franklin.

Car

Another option to get to Franklin is to pick up a car hire from Atlanta, which is about 183 km from Franklin. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Hertz, among others, in Atlanta.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Franklin using Greyhound or FlixBus. From Charlotte, the bus ride to Franklin takes 282 km and will cost you around S$ 67. From Atlanta, the ticket costs about S$ 101 for a journey of 1167 km.

Airlines serving Franklin

Lufthansa
Good (4,676 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,749 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,100 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,937 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,352 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (219 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,231 reviews)
Finnair
Good (765 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,932 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (437 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,543 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (677 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,359 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (519 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (767 reviews)
Avianca
Good (1,334 reviews)
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Where to stay in Franklin

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Quality Inn and Hampton Inn Franklin.

Where to stay in popular areas of Franklin

Hiring a car in Franklin

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Franklin (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.31 and S$ 21.75. The most frequently booked car type in Franklin is Compact (Nissan Kicks or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Toyota Yaris or similar) is, on average, 47% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Franklin (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.31 and S$ 21.75. The most frequently booked car type in Franklin is Compact (Nissan Kicks or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Toyota Yaris or similar) is, on average, 47% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.