Avelo Flights to Raleigh / Durham

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Raleigh / Durham, NC

Two of America’s oldest and most historic cities, the city of Raleigh and the city of Durham, are rich with American history. The region is known for its warm welcome and being home to top-tier educational institutions. Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill are known as The Research Triangle because they are home to three major research universities. The rich historic traditions and vision for the future create an invigorating metropolis full of architectural and cultural experiences.

Innovation and Opportunity

At the center of the Triangle is Raleigh, the state capital, which serves as a bustling hub of innovation and opportunity. With its gleaming skyscrapers juxtaposed against historic neighborhoods, Raleigh offers a blend of modernity and tradition. The city boasts a burgeoning tech scene, fueled by the presence of companies like IBM, Cisco, and Red Hat, earning it the moniker “the Silicon Valley of the East.” Beyond its economic prowess, Raleigh is also a cultural epicenter, hosting numerous festivals, art galleries, and performing arts venues throughout the year.

Next to Raleigh lies Durham, a city with a rich industrial heritage that has undergone a remarkable revitalization in recent decades. Home to Duke University and the renowned Research Triangle Park (RTP), Durham is a hotbed of scientific research and innovation. RTP, one of the largest research parks in the world, houses hundreds of companies, ranging from biotech startups to multinational corporations, fostering collaboration and driving economic growth. In addition to its academic and technological prowess, Durham boasts a vibrant culinary scene, with a diverse array of restaurants, breweries, and food trucks reflecting the city’s multicultural fabric.

Education and Outdoor Recreation

Further west, Chapel Hill completes the Triangle trifecta as the home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university. Nestled amidst rolling hills and lush forests, Chapel Hill exudes a laid-back charm, with tree-lined streets and a thriving college-town atmosphere. The university campus serves as a cultural and intellectual hub, hosting lectures, concerts, and sporting events that draw visitors from far and wide.

Beyond its urban centers, the Triangle is blessed with natural beauty, from the tranquil shores of Jordan Lake to the scenic trails of Umstead State Park. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore miles of hiking and biking trails, paddle along winding rivers, or simply enjoy a leisurely picnic in one of the region’s many parks and green spaces.

The Raleigh-Durham metropolitan area offers a unique blend of innovation, culture, and natural beauty that makes it a truly special place to live, work, and play. Whether you’re drawn to its thriving job market, world-class universities, or vibrant arts scene, the Triangle has something to offer everyone.

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Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) Info

Terminal Location

Terminal 1

Recommended Arrival Time

At least 90 minutes before departure

Ticket Counter Hours

Avelo ticket counters are open for approximately two hours prior to each scheduled departure. The counters close 40 minutes prior to the take-off time.

Seasonal Route Information

Avelo flies seasonal routes to and from Raleigh-Durham International Airport:

West Palm Beach, FL

Airport Address

2400 John Brantley Blvd, Morrisville, NC 27560

FAQ– Flying to Raleigh / Durham, NC

Avelo Airlines utilizes Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). RDU is favored for its strategic location, offering easy access to both Raleigh and Durham, coupled with efficient traveler services and amenities.

Avelo Airlines offers flights from RDU to a selection of key destinations:

  • Albany, NY (ALB)
  • Fort Myers, FL (RSW)
  • Manchester, NH / Boston (MHT)
  • New Haven, CT (HVN)
  • Rochester, NY (ROC)
  • West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

You can check in for your flight from Raleigh / Durham with Avelo Airlines beginning 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Please click here for comprehensive information regarding the check-in process for your Avelo flight from Raleigh / Durham.

Avelo typically operates from Terminal 1 at RDU. When departing or arriving for an Avelo flight at RDU, passengers should proceed to Terminal 1 for check-in, security screening, and boarding.

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