In the past 20 years Holly Springs has transformed into one of the most attractive communities in the Research Triangle region. The population within a 20-mile radius of town is 1 million. Positioned on the southwest border of Wake County, Holly Springs is only a 20-minute drive from the Raleigh urban center and a 30-minute drive to Raleigh-Durham International & Research Triangle Park via I-540.

Holly Springs’ Comprehensive Transportation Plan

For Developers

NCDOT Complete 540 Project

route of interstate 540 and its connection to Holly Springs

map showing circles and the time it takes to get to other large markets near holly springs

Drive- Time to Major Attractions:

Downtown Raleigh   -  25 minutes

Downtown Durham  -  30 minutes

Raleigh-Durham International Airport  -  30 minutes

Research Triangle Park   -  30 minutes

Pinehurst  -   1 hour

Drive- Time to Metro Markets:

Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Fayetteville   -   2 hours

Charlotte, Richmond, Wilmington, Roanoke - 3 hours

Virginia Beach, Asheville, Columbia, Greenville (SC) - 4 hours