Plan Your Upcoming Visit
Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, Biltmore is the perfect weekend escape. Make the most of your visit with our helpful planning tips.
About Asheville, North Carolina
Asheville is a vibrant and scenic city known for a charming downtown area brimming with distinctive restaurants, live music venues and quaint shops, a variety of historic and architectural interests, a thriving arts community, and an array of outdoor pursuits.
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Visitor Information FAQs
Can you provide local driving directions?
Local Driving Directions
Below are recommended routes to Biltmore. Please visit NC Department of Transportation website for real-time information on road conditions or construction delays.
Address for GPS directions: 1 Lodge St, Asheville, NC 28803
From Interstate 40 East
Take I-40 east to Asheville. Take exit 50 (US Highway 25), then turn left at the traffic light after exiting. Stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 40 West
Take I-40 west to Asheville and take exit 50B (US Highway 25 North). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 26/US Highway 19/23 East
Take I-26 east to Asheville. In Asheville, take I-240 east to I-40 west. Follow I-40 west to exit 50B (US Highway 25 North). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 26 West
Follow I-26 west toward Asheville to exit 31A (Hickory/Knoxville exit). Take I-40 east to exit 50 (US Highway 25), then turn left at the traffic light after exiting. Stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From the Blue Ridge Parkway
Take the US Highway 25 North exit; Biltmore is approximately 4 miles from the parkway.
What address do I use for arrival to Biltmore Estate using GPS?
The address for the entrance to Biltmore Estate is 1 Lodge St, Asheville, NC 28803.
If you don’t use this address with your GPS, your GPS could take you to an incorrect entrance.
Is there parking near Biltmore House?
Yes. Please use Lots A and B to enjoy an 8- to 10-minute walk to the house and gardens. To see all estate parking lot locations, view our Estate Map.
Do you have ADA shuttles from the parking lots to Biltmore House?
Yes. If you or a member of your party requires ADA shuttle transportation, please contact the first available parking host for assistance. For more information, view Estate Accessibility.
Will estate-wide shuttle transportation be available?
No. Estate shuttles are temporarily suspended. Please be prepared to use a personal vehicle for travel between areas on the estate during this time.
What if I arrive by Taxi, Uber, Lyft?
If you plan to arrive by an external transportation service such as taxi, Uber, or Lyft, you may request they take you to any estate locations.
Shuttles are not currently available to transport you between estate locations. You will need to continue to utilize the external transportation throughout your visit.
Note: wheeled luggage is NOT permitted in the Biltmore House & Gardens area. Please review our bag policy.
Do your lodging accommodations include transportation around the estate?
We have temporarily suspended transportation for lodging guests
Where is the nearest airport?
Asheville Regional Airport is the nearest airport to Biltmore.
What are estate travel distances?
- Reception & Ticketing Sales Center to Biltmore House: 3 miles
- Biltmore House to Antler Hill Village & Winery: 5 miles
- The Inn on Biltmore Estate to Biltmore House: 4 miles
- Biltmore House to Deerpark: 2 miles
- Antler Hill Village & Winery to Deerpark: 2 miles
- Reception & Ticketing Sales Center to The Inn on Biltmore Estate: 2 miles
How long does it take to tour the estate?
Plan on spending at least one full day at Biltmore. Two days are recommended because there is so much to see and do on our 8,000-acre estate: the house, gardens, Winery, working farm, and a variety of outdoor activities, shops, and exceptional dining options.