There are 6 ways to get from Wilmington to New York by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Wilmington (ILM) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ILM - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$176 - $811

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Bus  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, NC to New York, NY Atlanta Tours Inc / ...

$63

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Fly to New York JFK  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Wilmington (ILM) to New York JFK (JFK) ILM - JFK

$128 - $660

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Wilmington (ILM) to Philadelphia (PHL) ILM - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$243 - $1,068

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington, NC to Wilson, NC 6190
  2. Take the train from Wilson Amtrak to New York Penn Station Carolinian / ...

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to New York 595.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to New York is to bus which costs $64 and takes 16 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to New York is to fly and subway which costs $170 - $850 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington station to New York. However, there are services departing from Downtown Station and arriving at New York, NY via Forden Station and Wilmington, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and New York is 502 miles. The road distance is 595.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to New York without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 15 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Wilmington to New York, including transfers.

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Wilmington to New York bus services, operated by Atlanta Tours Inc, depart from Wilmington, NC station.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to New York is to fly which takes 6 h 19 min and costs $120 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $64 and takes 16 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Wilmington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 43 min.

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Wilmington to New York bus services, operated by Atlanta Tours Inc, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Wilmington to New York.
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  • Distance: 501.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, NC, USA and New York, NY, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Wilmington to New York hourly. Alternatively, Atlanta Tours Inc operates a bus from Wilmington to New York 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 14 h 45 min. Wanda Coach also services this route once daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Charlotte, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilson Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilmington, NC to Wilson, NC
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from Wilmington, NC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
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Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Wilmington to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Wilmington to New York is 596 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to drive from Wilmington to New York.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Wilmington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1795+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to Wilmington Airport is to line 207 bus which takes 44 min and costs $2.

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