Elevation: 770 feet above sea level
Land area: 118.97 square miles
Location: 78 miles W of Raleigh; 54 miles W of Durham; 48
miles W of Chapel Hill; 27 miles E of Winston-Salem; and 91 miles NE
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time. Daylight savings time is
observed from April-October.
New Year's Day: Jan. 1
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day: 3rd Mon. in Jan.
President's Day: 3rd Mon. in Feb.
Memorial Day: last Mon. in May
Independence Day: July 4
Labor Day: 1st Mon. in Sept.
Thanksgiving Day: 4th Thurs. in Nov.
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: Dec. 24 and 25
New Year's Eve: Dec. 31
Reach Greensboro from the east and southwest via I-85, from the west
via U.S. 40, and from the south via U.S. 220.
Piedmont Triad International Airport
6415 Bryan Boulevard (off Highway 68N)
Greensboro, North Carolina 27409
501 W. Lee Street
Greensboro, North Carolina
One northbound and one southbound train through Greensboro daily
Getting Around Town:
Greensboro Transit Authority or GTA
320 East Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401-2510
Fee charged for rides
GTA operates fixed-route buses for the city of Greensboro, including
service to North Carolina A&T State University, the University of
North Carolina at Greensboro and Guilford Technical Community
College. Express commuter service is available to the Piedmont Triad
International Airport area west of downtown. Park-and-ride facilities
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