There are 7 ways to get from Wilmington to New York by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 29 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

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 40 min

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

$63

5 alternative options

Fly to New York JFK  •  6 h 39 min

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

$130 - $662

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 1 min

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

$244 - $1,069

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  15 h 45 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 / ...

Bus, train  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc 3769
  2. Take the train from Fayetteville Amtrak to New York Penn Station Palmetto / ...

$98 - $276

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to New York 595.7 miles

$55 - $85

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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Wilmington to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wilmington to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilson Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Fayetteville Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
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
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wilmington and New York is 803 km. The road distance is 953 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Wilmington to New York is to fly and subway which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $170 - $850.

No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington 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.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Wilmington to New York, including transfers.