Transit

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Plan your trip using Google Maps or view the new routes HERE

Ride The ART FAQ Sheet 1     /     Ride The ART FAQ Sheet 2




 
Click here for Maps & Schedules.
    


The City of Asheville is excited to offer a new real time passenger information service called 
NextBus, 
or dial 828-253-5691 and press #5. 
See full instructions sheet for further details. You can use your 
touch tone telephone, mobile device (standard cellphone or smart phone) or web enabled computer 
to see exactly where the bus is and when it will arrive at your stop.

  The City of Asheville is excited to announce the launch of the Asheville App, an easy-to-use online tool that allows users to notify the city about issues like transit concerns, water line leaks, potholes, or illegal dumping that need the city’s attention via smart phone or computer, then track the results.

Click on the icon to the left to check it out!

TRANSIT

The City encourages everyone to try using the transit service.  Be sure to stay up to date on any service changes by checking the Service Alerts page to make sure there is not a service outage or route change that may affect your travel plans. The Service Alerts page is accessible from the left menu. Also Holiday Schedule can be helpful, too.

About Transit

ART (Asheville Redefines Transit) provides bus service throughout the City of Asheville and to the Town of Black Mountain with 16 bus routes running from 5:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday the routes that serve UNC Asheville and Warren Wilson College operating latter service Thursday through Saturday. Routes originate from the ART Station, located at 49 Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville (next to the U.S. Post Office). The ART Station is conveniently located and provides clean restrooms, indoor and outdoor seating and an on-duty information assistant until 10pm. The assistant can provide you with the latest maps and schedules; help you with monthly or annual pass purchases; and answer questions that you may have about riding the bus in Asheville.

Transit Master Plan

Transit Master Plan

2013 ART Survey Results

2013 ART Survey Results

Paratransit Service

The City of Asheville contracts with Mountain Mobility to provide paratransit service within the ART ADA Paratransit service area (within 3/4 mile of ART routes and within the City of Asheville). To determine if you can receive ADA Paratransit service look at the map and contact Mountain Mobility of Buncombe County directly to determine eligibility: (828) 250-6750.

 

ART Station (Asheville Transit Center)
49 Coxe Avenue, Asheville NC 28801 
M - F 6:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Sat 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Holidays 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(828) 253 5691 / E-mail: iride@ashevillenc.gov

 

 

 
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