MIT study finds Asheville Regional Airport is the best connected non-hub airport in the country

The Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) services approximately 750,000 passengers per year.  Flights to major hubs include Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, New York, Washington D.C. area, Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando. 

  • I-26 and I-40 are major Interstates through Asheville.
  • South Carolina's inland port is just over an hour away.
  • Rail (freight) is served by Norfolk Southern.
  • Local bus service is served by the City of Asheville offering numerous routes throughout the day.

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