Travel Info & Map

Montreat Conference Center gate

Montreat is located in a 4,000-acre cove of the Blue Ridge Mountains, where relatively mild weather allows visitors to enjoy the conference center year-round. Casual, informal clothing, an umbrella, a sweater, and comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

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If you’re flying…

If you are flying in to Asheville Regional Airport, Montreat is approximately 30 minutes away by automobile. To pre-arrange ground transportation, you may call 828.209.3660 or visit When you arrive, the airport Ground Transportation desk is located in the Baggage Claim area.

If you’re driving…

For Internet mapping enthusiasts, Montreat Conference Center’s physical address is 401 Assembly Drive, Montreat, NC 28757. See below for most direct route from Interstate 40 to Montreat.

If you are driving, via Interstate 40, take Exit 64 to Black Mountain/ Montreat/ Route 9. (This exit is 15 miles east of Asheville.) At the exit, turn north on Route 9 and go through three traffic lights in Black Mountain. Route 9 will become Montreat Road, and you will drive approximately two miles to the stone gate at the Montreat entrance. From the gate, continue approximately 1.5 miles to Lake Susan and Assembly Inn at the heart of the conference center.


If you have any questions regarding directions to Montreat, email or call 828.419.9844.

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