Travel Information

Everything you need to know about traveling to Asheville for Project Connect. For information about Asheville see Area Attractions.


Project Connect takes place on the Asheville School campus in Asheville, North Carolina. Please see the address and directions below.

Campus Address:

Asheville School
360 Asheville School Rd.
Asheville, NC 28806
Driving Directions


A block of rooms is reserved under “Project Connect” at Holiday Inn Biltmore West.  These rooms will be discounted for conference participants.  The hotel is conveniently located directly across the street from the Asheville School campus.  A shuttle will run from this hotel to the conference at the beginning and the end of each day.  If you would like to stay at another hotel, that is fine but we will be unable to provide shuttle service.

Conference Hotel:

$98/night at Holiday Inn Biltmore West (must reserve before May 1, 2018)

Holiday Inn, Biltmore West
435 Smokey Park Highway
Asheville, NC 28806
Reservations:  828-665-2161

Other Options for Lodging:

The Princess Anne Hotel
301 East Chestnut Street
Asheville, NC 28801

51 Biltmore Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801

Hyatt Place
199 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28801

The Windsor Boutique Hotel
36 Broadway
Asheville, NC 28801

travel to Asheville

Asheville is conveniently located along I-40 and has a regional airport.

Travel by Air:

The following airlines fly into Asheville Regional Airport:

  • Allegiant
  • American
  • Delta
  • Elite
  • United

Travel By Car:

From the South and Asheville Regional Airport (served by major airlines and regional carriers): I-26 West to I-40 West toward Knoxville, Exit 44.

From the North: US 19-23 (new I-26) South to I-240 West to I-40 West, Exit 44.

From the East and West: I-40 to Exit 44.

At Exit 44, turn left at stoplight and proceed one mile straight ahead past the hotels and shopping centers. Follow Asheville School signs to our main entrance on the right.

Driving Directions via Google Maps


Depending on your arrival time, a shuttle from the conference will pick you up at the airport (as well as return you to the airport at the conclusion of the conference)!  However, if you arrive afterhours or are departing extremely early in the morning, cabs, Uber, and Lyft are all available.

A shuttle will run from the Holiday Inn (Biltmore West location) across the street from campus to the conference at the beginning and the end of each day. If you prefer to rent a car, please see a list of car rental agencies below. For any other transportation needs you might have, Uber, Lyft and the cab companies listed below are all available for service in and around Asheville.

Car Rentals:

Avis Car Rental
Asheville Regional Airport
61 Terminal Dr.
Fletcher, NC 28732

Budget Car Rental
Asheville Regional Airport
61 Terminal Rd. #14
Fletcher, NC 28732

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Asheville Regional Airport
61 Terminal Dr. #18
Fletcher, NC 28732

Cab Companies:

Asheville Taxi Co.

J&J Cab


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