Travel Arrangements

RDU International Airport

Visitors planning to fly into North Carolina will want to land at Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Located in the heart of North Carolina, RDU combines southern hospitality and hi-tech amenities to be one of the friendliest airports for travel. Nine major airlines and 12 regional carriers offer service from RDU. To book or change a reservation, please contact the airlines directly.

Vehicle Rentals

Rental car agencies are located at RDU and are a quick shuttle bus ride from the terminals. Shuttles run approximately every 15 minutes and stop on each terminal curb near the baggage claim areas. Please look for the green bus shelters marked "Rental Car."

Bus Service

The Triangle Transit Authority (TTS) runs a shuttle line from RDU to Chapel Hill for only $4. Festival visitors can take the TTA 747 line to the TTA 403 line and connect to the Chapel Hill J bus, which will bring you to either the DSI Comedy Theater at Carr Mill Mall or to the UNC campus.


RDU Airport Taxi provides service to and from RDU. Both reservations and on-demand service are available. Handicap vans are available. RDU Airport Authority recommends making a reservation prior to your arrival. The Terminal A taxi dispatch booth is located on the curb near the Air Tran Airlines drop off. The Terminal C dispatch booth is located on the curb on the lower level.

Expect a fare to Chapel Hill to run $35 plus tip. Call 919-840-7277 to reserve a taxi.