Asheville Regional Airport

Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)


The airport is located nine miles (15km) south of Asheville.

Getting to the city

Bus services are available to downtown Asheville at a cost of $1 via the South 3 Route. The Apple Country Transportation Blue Route goes to Hendersonville at a cost of $0.75. Many local hotels offer free shuttle transfers to guests.


GMT -5 (GMT-4 from the first Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, Alamo/National and Thrifty/Dollar.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available to and from the airport at a cost of $2.50 per mile, starting from $2.50.


Airport facilities include a business centre, vending machines, rocking chairs, a guest service centre (faxing, scanning, printing, and postage available), post boxes, courtesy phones, a restaurant, and art gallery.


Short and long-term parking is available at the airport. Short-term parking costs up to $1 for the first 30 minutes, $1 for every additional 30 minutes after that, and a daily rate of $12.50. Long-term parking costs up to $1.50 for an hour, $1.50 for every additional hour, a daily rate of $8, and $48 for a week.




Free wifi is available in the terminal building.

Asheville Regional Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.