|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
The Raleigh-Durham International Airport is approximately 20 miles from campus. Taxis and limousines are available for the drive from airport to campus.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From the east, take I-40 W. to Chapel Hill; then follow signs to campus. From the north, take the Hwy. 15/501 S. bypass to Chapel Hill; then follow signs to campus. From the west, take I-85 N., then I-40 E. to Chapel Hill, then follow signs to campus. From the south, take Hwy. 15/501 N. to Chapel Hill, then follow signs to campus.
|Local Accommodations: Near By:|
The university has a colonial-style inn right on campus, the Carolina Inn (211 Pittsboro St.; 919-933-2001 or 800-962-8519). Quality Inn (1740 N. Forham Blvd; 919-968-3000), 3 miles away. Its inexpensive rate includes continental breakfast. The Sheraton (Europa Dr.; 919-968-4900) is a moderately priced, full-service hotel with an outdoor pool, tennis court, and nightclub, about 4 miles from the university. The Courtyard by Marriot is a mile from campus.
|Local Accommodations: Far Away:|
The Fearrington House Inn(919-542-2121), technically in Pittsboro, 8 miles south of Chapel Hill, has a charming courtyard, gardens, and a wonderful restaurant. Double rooms are expensive. Ten miles from the university is the Inn at Bingham School (NC Hwy. 54 at Mebane Oaks Rd.; 919-563-5583), a restored headmaster's home listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This 6-bedroom inn offers rooms with a delicious southern breakfast at a moderate rate. Also check the suggestions in the entry for Duke University, not too far to the northeast.