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Wilmington, NC

Experience America’s Best Riverfront.

Plan a trip to Wilmington, NC and its Island Beaches

Book a trip to Wilmington, NC

City:

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.

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

Distance to popular destinations

Distance to popular destinations

Airport Info

Wilmington International Airport (ILM)

Address:

1740 Airport Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28405

Telephone:

Online:

Airport hours:

24 hours/7 days a week

Ticket counter hours:

Our ticket counters are available to purchase tickets approximately two hours before a scheduled departure and close 30 minutes prior to take off.

Recommended arrival time:

At least 90 minutes before departure

Amenities and services:

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

Plan a trip to Wilmington, NC