Parking & Shuttles


There is plenty of parking available around Downtown Asheville. College Street and Pack Square Parking are both close to the start line. Follow this link to view the City of Asheville parking garages and the live number of spaces available.

Carrier Park will offer the most convenient place to park for the finish area. It is about a quarter of a mile from the actual finish line. There is also limited parking available at French Broad River Park.


(ticket included in race entry)

Shuttle Schedule:

Shuttle #1 – Partner Hotels to Downtown

Shuttle Hours: 5:45am-7am
Departs From: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Asheville – Biltmore (rear of hotel near Vanderbilt Ave (view map)
Arrives At: Marathon & Half Marathon start line

Shuttle #2 – Downtown to Finish Area (for spectators)

Shuttle Hours: 8:00AM, 8:30AM, 9:00AM
Departs From: Start Area (view map)
Arrives At: Finish Area

Shuttle #3 – Finish Area to Starting Destination

Shuttle Hours: Every half hour beginning at 9:00AM-2:30PM
Departs From: Finish Area (view map)
Arrives At: Downtown Asheville and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Asheville


(tickets required, available for purchase online – $20)

Our spectator shuttle allows you to see your runner or walker multiple times without having to worry about parking and road closures along the course. It’s the best way to experience the race in a stress-free manner. LEARN MORE