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Wilmington International Airport - ILM

Wilmington International Airport is open 24 hours

Airline Gates
Based on flight departures

Ground Transportation
Based on flight schedules

4:45 a.m. to 9:00p.m.

Gate Area Food Cart Service
5:00a.m. to 7:30p.m.

Rental Cars
5:00am to 11:00pm

Non-Stop Destinations
New York (LGA)
Atlanta (ATL)
Charlotte (CLT)
Philadelphia (PHL)

Direct - 100's of destinations domestically and internationally with only one stop


Wilmington International Airport (ILM)

Welcome to one of the most dynamic, hospitable, progressive airports in the Carolinas.

Serving southeast North Carolina, Wilmington International is one of the most dynamic, hospitable airports. Located midway on the East Coast, this airport serves more than 1/2 million people each year. The location of ILM puts you in the center of a 700 mile radius of more than 150 million US and Canadian consumers.

ILM maintains a separate International Terminal providing a full service Federal Inspection Station (FIS) to clear international flights. This includes US Customs, US Dept of Agriculture, US Dept of Immigration. Due to our strategic location, fueling convenience, and efficient passenger screening the airport has enjoyed strong continuous growth of international flights.

The Airport Authority is committed to providing users with a safe, comfortable airport on the way to their destination. Wilmington International Airport proudly offers a wide array of modern conveniences and amenities to assist the traveling public. Next time you travel - Enjoy the Experience - Fly ILM!

ILM Mission
To provide quality regional air transportation services through a professional public-private partnership dedicated to meeting and exceeding customer expectations.

  • ILM hit record number of over 700,000 passengers in 2005.
  • COMING SOON - Fly First Class airline between Wilmington, Bermuda and London England beginning Spring 2006
  • Canadian Snowbirds Jet Team - Show starts 11:30 May 10th 2006.
  • Azalea Queen arrives at ILM Main-Terminal 4/5/06 at 10:00 A.M.