The closest airport to the Grove Park Inn is Asheville Regional Airport (AVL). Getting to the hotel is easy, just 25 minutes away using the major interstates. You’ll find many car rental companies at the airport – Avis, Budget, Hertz, and National.
In addition to the Asheville Regional Airport, local folks also often use Greenville, SC or Charlotte, NC for air travel. (Greenville is an hour-and-a-half drive from Asheville; Charlotte is two hours.) There are many ground transportation options once you’ve arrived at any of these airports.
It’s a good idea to make arrangements ahead of time to rent a car at the airport, especially if you are arriving at Asheville Airport. The mountainous region of NC offers very little by way of public transportation. Asheville transportation options include taxi, shuttle, and limousine services, but if you plan to explore the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway or National Forests and State Parks of Western North Carolina, then you will want to rent a car.
Air Transportation: Primary airline carriers for the Asheville Airport are Continental, Delta, United, and US Airways.
Ground Transportation: For transportation from the Asheville Regional Airport to Grove Park Inn, Accents on Asheville is offering a special rate of $45.00 per person each way and includes driver gratuity. Advance reservations are required. Use this link to make your reservations. All reservations are confirmed by email.
Taxis are also available from the Asheville Airport to the Grove Park Inn and will cost approximately $45 to $50 one-way, not including gratuity.
- A Red Cab call 828-232-1112
- Beaver Lake Cab Company call 828-252-1913
- New Bluebird Taxi call 828-258-8331
- Yellow Cab Company call 828-253-3311
Driving Directions: The Asheville Regional Airport is nine miles Southeast of Asheville, 25 minutes from The Grove Park Inn.
- When leaving the terminal turn left, cross the bridge and turn left onto I-26 West.
- Take I-26 West to I-240 East.
- Follow I-240 East to Exit 5B, Charlotte Street.
- Turn left at the top of the exit and go 0.7 miles North on Charlotte Street.
- Turn right onto Macon Avenue, travel approximately 0.8 miles and the hotel entrance is on the left.