Flights to Wilmington, NC
— Experience America’s Best Riverfront.

Plan a trip to Wilmington, NC and its Island Beaches

Book a trip to Wilmington, NC

City and Island Beaches:


From a historic downtown riverfront to spacious island beaches, say hello to North Carolina’s most accessible coastal destination. Named one of the “South’s Best Cities on the Rise,” Wilmington, North Carolina and its island beaches is a year-round destination that captivates visitors with incomparable coastal experiences and new things to explore. Take a stroll on the scenic Riverwalk or through historic downtown, and you’ll find yourself surrounded by breweries, music, unique eats, local culture and unrivaled adventures. It’s just a short drive from the award-winning riverfront to the oceanfront where you’ll find beloved coastlines, farm- and sea-to-table dining, live music and more. Wilmington is the perfect place to push past normal – to a place where no two getaways are alike. Everything you love about beaches, plus a city.

Wilmington International Airport:

Wilmington International Airport (ILM) is located just 3 miles from Downtown Wilmington with island beaches just 8-18 miles away. It’s home to a single terminal with two runways and eight gates, servicing over 1 million passengers each year.

Distance to popular destinations

Wilmington Distance to Destinations

Distance to popular destinations

Wilmington Distance to Destinations

Airport Info

Wilmington International Airport (ILM)


1740 Airport Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28405



Airport hours:

24 hours/7 days a week

Ticket counter hours:

Avelo ticket counters provide flight and baggage check-in services, as well as the opportunity to purchase Avelo flights, and are open for approximately two hours prior to each scheduled departure. The counters close 40 minutes prior to the take-off time.

Recommended arrival time:

At least 90 minutes before departure

Amenities and services:

Gift shop
Nursing room
Children’s play areas
Free Wi-Fi

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