AVL Airport - Asheville Regional Airport ( Fletcher , NC )

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Asheville Regional AVL AIRPORT OVERVIEW

Asheville Regional Airport AVL - situated at an elevation of approximately 2,200 feet - serves the City of Ashville and its Buncombe County in western North Carolina.  It recently celebrated its 50th anniversary.  AVL is one of the best-connected reginal airports in the U.S.

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: gs@flyavl.com), 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.

Current and future Airport developments:  While the $80M 4-year prjoect is now completed (replacing old runway with new one and adding a nother taxiway - a new Parking garage with 1,300 spaces is to open by Thanksgiving.

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: gs@flyavls.com. Open 8:30am until last flight.
Commuter buses:
- 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. 

Address
61 Terminal Drive
Fletcher, NC 28732
USA
Website: http://www.flyavl.com
Contact: pr@flyavl.com
Phone: (828) 684 2226 /fax 3404