Both Asheville International Youth Hostels

This page contains outdated links and info - updating as of July 21 1820


  • Written Directions
    Directions to both Asheville Hostels, NC USA
  • Parkway Closures
    The Park Services map of the Blue Ridge Parkway. (Please note that taking the parkway will double your travel time compared to freeways. Take your time & enjoy the beauty.)

  • Nearest Train:
    • is in Greenville, SC. (1 hour 20 minute drive)
  •  Arriving by National bus:
  • Taxis:
    • Yellow cab 828-253-3311
    • Blue Bird 828-280-4983
  • Arriving by plane:
    • Asheville or Charlotte airports?
      • Depending on how you are arriving & staying, you may find it cheaper to:
      • Compare prices, and layovers before deciding airports.
        1. Check flights to Charlotte Douglas International airport  and rent a car.
          • Charlotte is 1.5 hours from Asheville.
        2. Asheville Regional Airport only has a few direct flights to anything.
          • AVL regional is 15 miles from the Downtown
      • A taxi is around $45.
      • Most bus lines only runs during work hours
  • Local Asheville Bus 
      • There is only one bus line to the Asheville regional airport which is 15 miles from downtown.
      • $1 or $2. fare
      • Bus only runs during "work hours" .( 6 AM to 6 PM more or less)
      • The bus does not run on Sundays!
      • Rental cars are at the Asheville Regional Airport. 

Asheville International Youth Hostel owners