There are 4 ways to get from Research Triangle to Wilmington by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 381 / ...

$25 - $56

3 alternative options

Bus Wanda Coach  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington Raleigh

$76 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Research Triangle to Wilmington 146.3 miles

$14 - $21

Fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Wilmington (ILM) RDU - ILM

$180 - $912

What companies run services between Research Triangle, NC, USA and Wilmington, NC, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Research Triangle to Wilmington hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Research Triangle to Wilmington hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Research Triangle and Wilmington is 198 km. The road distance is 234 km.

The cheapest way to get from Research Triangle to Wilmington is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Research Triangle to Wilmington is to drive which takes 2 h 26 min and costs $14 - $21.

No, there is no direct bus from Research Triangle to Wilmington. However, there are services departing from RDU Airport at Terminal 1 and arriving at Downtown Station via GoRaleigh Station, Raleigh, Nc and Forden Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Research Triangle to Wilmington, including transfers.