Airports in Raleigh

Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)


Over 40 cities across North America offer direct flights offered to Raleigh-Durham International Airport. It is situated midway between the cities of both Raleigh and Durham and serves almost ten 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 10 miles (16km) from Durham and 10 miles (16km) from Raleigh.

Getting to the city

Triangle Transit Route 100 provides a public bus service between the airport and its Regional Transit Center, where passengers can connect to bus routes throughout the region, including 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, every day except Sunday, between 6am and 9:40pm. An adult fare costs about $2.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from March to November).


Tel: +1 919 840 2123.

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

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