Service Alerts

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  • You can also find the latest changes, closings & delays by checking WLOS; or calling (828) 253-5691 – press 1. 

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    Temporary Service Alerts


    Hill Street Road Closure


    Due to a road closure on Hill Street, some stops on route N3 will be impacted.  Detours will be in place from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Starting August 6, 2018 through Tuesday October 30,2018


    Routes Impacted

    Stops Impacted:


    • Stop #305 & 313: Hill Street at Isaac Dixon School

    • Stop #306 & 312: Hill Street at Cross Place

    • Stop #304 & 314: Hill Street at Montford Ave


      Route Detour:

      Outbound leaving Downtown- from the transit center, right onto Ashland Ave, right on Patton Ave, left on Haywood St, right onto exit ramp at I-240, Exit to hill street, resume regular route


      Inbound toward Downtown-right on Atkinson st, left onto Hill Street, left onto I-240 ramp towards downtown, to Patton Ave, Resume route  


      Detours will be in place from 8:00AM- 5:00PM August 6, 2018 through Tuesday October 30,2018


      Transit riders should expect some delays on N3.  Please check the Service Alerts page on to stay informed on any additional service changes:




    Due to tree down along Swannanoa River Rd. El will be on the following detour.
    Outbound- straight on Tunnel Rd to VA Medical Center.
    Inbound- from VA Medical Center, left on South Tunnel Rd, left on Swannanoa River Rd, resume regular route 

    This detour will be in effect until Noon on 9-18-18 




    Permanent Service Alerts

    Route Service Alert



    ART Station (Asheville Transit Station)

    49 Coxe Avenue, Asheville NC 28801

    Monday - Friday, 6 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Saturday, 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.,

    Sundays & Holidays -  8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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