Service Alerts

  • To get notices via text or email about service outages or route changes use ART’s NextBus advance Alert Features.
  • You can also find the latest changes, closings & delays by checking Facebook or Twitter or WLOS; or calling (828) 253-5691 – press # 3. 

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Holiday Closures (Service suspended all day)

  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Holiday Service

ART provides limited services for the following holidays on routes; N1, N3, S3, S4, E1, E2, W1, W3 and W5.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Christmas Eve - All routes operate normal service until 6:30 pm when service is completely suspended.

Temporary Service Alerts



Route Service Alert Expires
All Routes With hurricane Irma approaching, there are no service interruptions at this time.

September 11, 2017

W1 and W2  State St. will be closed for an emergency water repair beginning at 11am until 7pm today. Please catch these routes on Haywood Rd. or Hanover. September 11, 2017
S3 S3 will not service the park-n-ride on Airport Rd. Please catch the bus on Wright Brothers Way at the Asheville Airport. September 8, 2017 - September 17, 2017
E1 and E2

Open Streets Festival will have streets closed.

Outbound from Pritchard Park to Courthouse - Please use bus stops at Broadway or College St.


 Sunday September 17, 2017

 Open Streets Festival will have streets closed.

Outbound from Prichard Park - Please use bus stop at Broadway

 Sunday September 17, 2017

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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