AVL Airport is about 10 miles south of of Ashville, directly accessible by NC Hwy 280 / Airport Road or Fanning Bridge Road, and is close to Interstate Highways 26 & 74).
With 826,648 passengers in 2016, Ashville Regional Airport is served by some major airlines offering direct and connecting flights.
The passenger terminal at Asheville Regional Airport - with airline gates 1 - 7 - has been renovated and offers free WiFi, recharge stations, a cafe with restaurant menu, a full-service restaurant & bar*, a Guest Services Center (tel. 828-209-3660, email: firstname.lastname@example.org), which includes a business center near gates 1-3. Ticket counters are to the right and baggage claim /arrivals are at left.
* To get your meals at your gate or on your plane - place your order at least 20 minutes prior to scheduled flight by calling The Blue Ridge Trading Tavern restaurant & bar at 828-64-6215 - at no extra charge. (If adding an extra $5, the next enlisted soldier will get a $5 discount!)
Current airlines serving Asheville Airport:
American - tel. 1-8000-433-7300 - to Charlotte CLT
Allegiant - tel. 702-505-8888 - to Florida destinations SFB, FLL, PGD, PIE, BWI & EWR
Delta tel. 1-800-221-1212 - to Atlanta ATL & LaGuardia LGA
Elite Airways - tel. 877-393-2510 - to Vero Beach VRB
United - tel. 1-800-864-8331 - to Chicago ORD & Newark EWR - seasonal.
Transportation: The Guest Services Center in the Terminal's baggage claim area handles all ground transportation arrangements and can be contacted at 828-209-3660, email: email@example.com. Open 8:30am until last flight.
- Asheville South 3 Route bus (tel. 828-253-5691) takes you to downtown Asheville (ART S3).
- Apple Country Transport Blue Route - the Link - tel. 828-698-8571 offers hourly service from the Airport to Fletcher & on to Hendersonvile.