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Airports in Raleigh

Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)


Raleigh-Durham International Airport is situated midway between the cities of Raleigh and Durham and serves about 10 million passengers each year, making it a very accessible and convenient airport to use when travelling to or from North Carolina.

Most flights to Raleigh-Durham International Airport originate from within the United States. However there are some flights to the Caribbean, Canada, and Mexico. The airport consists of two terminals with loads of shops and restaurants to keep passengers entertained while waiting for flights.


The airport is situated 14 miles (23km) from Durham and 14 miles (23km) from Raleigh.

Getting to the city

The GoTriangle Route 100 bus provides a public bus service between the airport and its Regional Transit Center, where passengers can connect to bus routes throughout the region.

This includes major areas such as Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, and Research Triangle Park. The buses depart at least once an hour from outside both terminals.

Other bus services include Amtrak and Greyhound.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).


Tel: (919) 840 2123

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Raleigh-Durham International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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