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

Drive- Time to Major Attractions

Downtown Raleigh     25 min

Downtown Durham    30 min

Raleigh-Durham International Airport    30 min

Research Triangle Park     30 min

Pinehurst     1 hr

Drive- Time to Metro Markets

Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Fayetteville      2 Hrs

Charlotte, Richmond, Wilmington, Roanoke  3 Hrs

Virginia Beach, Asheville, Columbia, Greenville (SC)  4 Hrs

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