Cheap flights from Wilmington to New York (ILM - NYC)

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The best prices from Wilmington New Hanover County to New York are usually found in January or February, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wilmington (ILM) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best ILM to NYC flight in 2022: compare Wilmington to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
ILM - NYC
Price
$172 - $279
NYC
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
NYC
Precipitation
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

$172

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$172

From Wilmington New Hanover County to New York (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Wilmington to New York (ILM - NYC)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Wilmington to New York is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Wilmington to New York?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 65% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Wilmington to New York 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $308, or $399 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Wilmington to New York?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 40% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Wilmington to New York in January, February 2022

The best prices found for ILM to NYC flights for January, February
25 Feb - 5 Mar
$189pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
22 Feb - 1 Mar
$197pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
11 Feb - 14 Feb
$218pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Wilmington New Hanover County to New York 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Wilmington found for this year
1 Mar - 4 Mar
$158pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$158pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
1 Mar - 4 Mar
$167pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Non-stop flights to New York from Wilmington

Save time with Wilmington to New York direct flight deals
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$158pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
1 Mar - 4 Mar
$158pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
10 Mar - 12 Mar
$168pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Last minute flights from Wilmington to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Wilmington, departing today and this week
3 Feb - 7 Feb
$273pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
3 Feb - 7 Feb
$277pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
3 Feb - 7 Feb
$279pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

One-way flights to New York from Wilmington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wilmington to New York
3:59 pm - 5:49 pm
Delta
Nonstop
1h 50m
ILM - LGA
Delta
$184
Delta
2:00 am - 3:47 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 47m
ILM - LGA
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Wilmington to New York

What airport do you fly from for flights from Wilmington to New York?

If you book a flight to New York from Wilmington, you will be flying from New Hanover County, which is the city’s only airport. Wilmington New Hanover County (ILM) is located 4.3 mi from the center of Wilmington. There are 5 flights from New Hanover County to New York per day from 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Wilmington New Hanover County to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Wilmington New Hanover County to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Wilmington to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wilmington to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $158, but on average you can expect to pay $204.

Are there nonstop flights from Wilmington to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Wilmington to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Wilmington to New York is less than $228.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wilmington to New York for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Wilmington to New York within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Wilmington to New York round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Wilmington to New York round-trip from $158. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $158, and American Airlines, from $221. United Airlines is priced at 30% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Wilmington to New York one-way?

$79 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $112 and $143, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Wilmington to New York?

The most popular flight routes from Wilmington to New York are Wilmington New Hanover County - New York LaGuardia, Wilmington New Hanover County - New York John F Kennedy Intl and Wilmington New Hanover County - Newark.

What are the cheapest flights from Wilmington to New York?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $86. While the most popular route (Wilmington New Hanover County - New York LaGuardia) can be booked for $200 on average our data indicates $198 when flying from Wilmington to New York.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Wilmington?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York within the United States

Most visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to Wilmington from New York?

Returning to Wilmington New Hanover County from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Wilmington New Hanover County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Wilmington New Hanover County.

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Alternative routes for Wilmington to New York

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Wilmington to New York.
Flight duration from ILM to New York
1h 52m
Average temperature for January in New York
42.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in New York
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Wilmington

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 3 airlines flying from Wilmington New Hanover County to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Wilmington to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$80 $232 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$82 $291 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$106 $302 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Wilmington to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Wilmington towards New York.
Morning 6 AM to noon 52% of ILM to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 24% of ILM to NYC departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 24% of ILM to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of ILM to NYC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Wilmington to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Wilmington to New York.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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