Welcome to the Appalachian Transportation Institute

At the Appalachian Transportation Institute, we believe that the ability to safely transport people and goods among multiple transportation modes is the foundation to livable communities and a thriving economy. We are dedicated to creating innovative and sustainable solutions to transportation-related challenges, especially those facing rural areas, in order to promote the economic competitiveness of our state and the surrounding region. We achieve this through applied transportation-related research, technology solutions, workforce development, and outreach.


We specialize in economic impact, feasibility, market analysis, transportation rate, and workforce research.


Our team has a wide range of technological capabilities, including software and application development and geospatial sciences. 

Workforce Development

We provide workforce development services including research, training, and curriculum development.