Closest Airport: Wilmington International Airport (ILM)
The distance from Wilmington International Airport to downtown Wilmington is about 5 miles (8 kilometers).
It takes approximately 10-15 minutes to drive from the airport to downtown Wilmington, depending on traffic.
- When leaving the airport, take the Airport Blvd. exit and head east.
- Merge onto Martin Luther King Jr Pkwy and continue for about 4 miles.
- Take exit 10B toward US-421 North and continue for about 1 mile.
- Take the Market Street exit and continue straight onto North Third Street.
- This will take you directly into downtown Wilmington.
Note: Depending on your final destination in Wilmington, there may be closer regional airports or alternate routes to consider.