Traveling to UNCSA
Traveling to UNCSA
You will need to fly to North Carolina and from the airport travel about 30 minutes by car, bus or taxi, to arrive on the UNCSA campus.
Airport closest to UNCSA Campus
Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) in Greensboro, NC is the closest airport to UNCSA and provides several major carriers. The airport is 22 miles or 30 minutes from the campus. Some ground transportation to and from PTI is also available.
Transportation to Winston-Salem
Since the airport is located 30 minutes from Winston-Salem, you have several transportation options available to you:
- Airport Shuttle Ground Transportation from the airport (https://www.airportshuttles.com/greensboro.php)
- Airport Taxi Service: There is regular taxi service that operates on the ground floor of the terminal. Tickets can be purchased from the kiosk that is located on the ground floor of the terminal. A one-way fare to the UNCSA campus ranges from $40 to $50.
- PART (Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation) bus. telephone: 336-883-7278 or http://www.partnc.org/airportshuttle/
If you arrive between the hours of 6 a.m -6 p.m., you have the option of taking the PART shuttle to the bus terminal located in downtown Winston-Salem. PART is a public shuttle service, and is a very inexpensive way to get to Winston-Salem. The shuttle stop is located outside of the baggage claim area on the ground floor of the terminal. From PTI you will be transported to the PART central hub in Greensboro. From Greensboro you will have to transfer to a shuttle to Winston-Salem. The last bus from the Greensboro Central Hub departs at 6:30 p.m. You will need to take a taxi or other vehicle transportation from the downtown Winston-Salem bus terminal to the UNCSA campus or your place of residence.
Area Accommodations (Hotels)
If you will be arriving late in the evening, you may want to spend the night in the Greensboro area. There are several hotels located near the PTI Airport. Some of the hotels provide their own shuttle service from the airport to the hotel. Below are a few of the many choices of hotels in Greensboro and Winston-Salem.
Note: Ask if an UNCSA rate is available.
Hotels near PTI Airport in Greensboro
- Greensboro Marriott Airport, 1 Marriott Drive, Greensboro, NC (located across the street from the airport terminal) 336-852-6450
- Best Western Deep River, 800 National Service Road, Greensboro, NC 336-454-0333
- Comfort Suites, 7619 Thorndike Road, Greensboro, NC 336-882-6666
- Motel 6, 605 South Regional Road, Greensboro, NC 336-668-2085
- Days Inn, 501Regional Road So., Greensboro, NC 336-668-0476
TaWanna Archia, International Advisor, DSO