Aloft Chapel Hill
69% recommend this hotel
  • For stays longer than 90 days, please call 866-539-3446.
  • You can only book 550 days in advance.
  • Please double-check your dates.

Our name says it all—Aloft Chapel Hill—so our location’s kind of a no-brainer. Located in the thriving college town of Chapel Hill and just one mile from The Friday Center, we’re most easily reached by car. Hop on the highway and you’ll be here in no time! Plus, wheels give you the flexibility to zip around the nearby businesses, area attractions, and downtown Chapel Hill with ease.

If you're flying in from afar, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), about 13 minutes to our west, is your best bet. Served by dozens of worldwide airlines, it's one of the country's busiest hubs. You should have no problem finding a flight to suit your schedule. Directionally challenged? Check out our step-by-step driving directions from the Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU) or downtown Chapel Hill. For directions from elsewhere, just plug “1001 South Hamilton Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517" into your favorite online mapping resource.

Once you hit the city streets, Chapel Hill is great on foot. When you get tired of hoofing it, there are plenty of cabs and an excellent local transit system. Call the hotel or stop by the front desk and we’ll give you the full rundown.

If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.

Getting Here


Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU)

Travel Distance: Approximately 25.75 km/16.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

  • 35 USD
  • 20 minutes
  • Once you have made it through baggage claim, driving is the simplest option. You’ll find all the major car rental companies at the airport, and getting to Aloft Chapel Hill is an easy 20 minutes. If you prefer not to drive, hop in a cab – on the meter the fare averages $35.


Greyhound Bus Station

Travel Distance: Approximately 0.0 km/0.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

  • 10 USD


Durham Train Station

Travel Distance: Approximately 0.0 km/0.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

  • 8 USD

Getting Around

By Taxi

Taxi - Downtown Raleigh
  • 45 USD

By Rental Car

Rental Car - Avis Rent a Car
  • (800) 331-1212
Rental Car - Enterprise Rent a Car
  • (800) 736-8222
Rental Car - Budget Car Rental
  • (800) 527-0700
Rental Car - National Car Rental
  • (800) 227-7368
Rental Car - Hertz Rent a Car
  • (800) 654-3131
Rental Car - Alamo Rent a Car
  • (800) 327-9633
Rental Car - Dollar Car Rental
  • (800) 800-4000

By Foot

On Foot
  • Chapel Hill is great on foot, and we’re just a short walk to the UNC campus and Friday Center.

Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

Parking Information

Additional Information

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (1)(919) 932-7772.