The Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) has consistently ranked as one of the fastest-growing airports in the country, and based on passenger utilization, became the third busiest airport in North Carolina in 2022, which was also the airport’s record year with approximately 1.8 million annual passengers. New routes and route expansions have been announced, with 26 non-stop airport destinations available, many of which are international hubs making connectivity to the world easy to and from AVL.
AIRPORT FAST FACTS ► AVL is located just 12 miles from downtown, offers frequent nonstop flights daily to and from 26 destinations, including numerous international hubs, and is served by six airlines: Allegiant, American, Delta, JetBlue, Sun Country, and United. AVL recently opened a new five-story parking garage and has nearly completed the design for a new airport terminal which will more than double the airport’s size, expected to be completed within the next five years. ► TSA Pre✓® is available at AVL.
NONSTOP DESTINATIONS/CONNECTIONS ► Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago (O'Hare and Midway), Dallas/Ft. Worth, Denver (spring through fall), Destin (summer through October), Ft. Lauderdale, Houston (Hobby), Key West, Las Vegas, Miami (summer), Minneapolis/St. Paul, Newark, New York City (LaGuardia), Orlando/Sanford, Phoenix (starting May 26, 2023), Philadelphia, Punta Gorda, Sarasota, St. Pete-Clearwater, Washington, D.C. (National), and West Palm Beach.