How to travel from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE

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from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE

How to get from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Amtrak
09:04AM8h07
Raleigh, NC
05:11PMWilmington, DE
$1661One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
09:04AM8h07
Raleigh, NC
05:11PMWilmington, DE
$1661One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
09:04AM7h49
Raleigh, NC
04:53PMWilmington, DE
$3721One-way
1 transfer
Other options
Amtrak
10:13AM8h23
Raleigh, NC
06:36PMWilmington, DE
$1661One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE

distanceDistance321 miles (518 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$62 - $144
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $62 (€54) • 11 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $144 (€126) • 3 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 321 miles (518 km) from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE.

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Amtrak will get you to Wilmington from Raleigh at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak travel running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by travel across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next travel journey from Raleigh to Wilmington.

    FAQs: Travel from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE

    FAQs: Travel to Wilmington, DE easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE.
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    There are 3 ways to get from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE: train, bus or flight.

    The cheapest way to travel from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE is a bus with an average price of $62 (€54).

    This is compared to other travel options from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE:

    Taking a bus costs $81 (€71) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $144 (€126).

    Taking a bus costs $10 (€9) less than taking a train, which costs on average $72 (€63) for the same trip.

    The fastest way to get to Wilmington, DE from Raleigh, NC is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 31 min.

    Other travel options to Wilmington, DE take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 11 h 40 min of travel time.

    Getting to Wilmington, DE by train takes 8 h 7 min on average.

    The Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE distance is around 321 miles (518 km).

    The average frequency per day from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE is:

    • 3 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE:

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE:

      • You can take a bus from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE with Greyhound or FlixBus. Cheap tickets can be found for $62 (€54) with FlixBus from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE.
      • You can take a flight from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE with American Airlines or Republic Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for $242 (€212) with American Airlines from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE.
      • You can take a train from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE with Amtrak. Cheap tickets can be found for $72 (€63) with Amtrak from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 2 direct trains per day to take to Wilmington, DE with Amtrak.

      Direct services to Wilmington, DE tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Omio customers who travel from Raleigh, NC to Wilmington, DE often also extend their vacation to go to New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, Washington, DC, New Carrollton, MD or Newark, NJ. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Wilmington, DE and these popular destinations at a great price.

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