Cheap flights from California (CA) to Wilmington (ILM)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
California to Wilmington (ILM)

All the information you need to plan the best null to ILM flight in 2021: compare California to Wilmington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wilmington.
What is the cheapest month to fly from California to Wilmington?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Wilmington from California. Users have commonly found prices around $381 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $214. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

Cheap flights from California to Wilmington in July, August 2021

The best prices found for California to ILM flights for July, August
13 Aug - 16 Aug
$276pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
13 Aug - 16 Aug
$285pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Aug - 18 Aug
$296pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

California to Wilmington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wilmington from California found for this year
14 Sep - 21 Sep
$212pp
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Sep - 21 Sep
$216pp
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Sep - 21 Sep
$218pp
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from California to Wilmington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Wilmington from California, departing today and this week
8 Aug - 18 Aug
$296pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Aug - 18 Aug
$319pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Aug - 18 Aug
$325pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Wilmington from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Wilmington
1:40 pm - 7:28 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
26h 48m
LAX - ILM
United Airlines
$194
United
6:25 pm - 4:33 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 08m
ONT - ILM
American Airlines
6:30 pm - 6:44 am
Delta
1 Stop
9h 14m
SMF - ILM
Delta
$207
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From California to Wilmington

Are flight prices decreasing from California to Wilmington due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both California and Wilmington for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from California to Wilmington New Hanover County have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Wilmington from California?

If you book a flight to Wilmington from California, you will be flying to 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.

Can I find flights from California to Wilmington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Wilmington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $212, but on average you can expect to pay $252.

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

There are no nonstop flights from California to Wilmington, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The California to Wilmington New Hanover County flight path was viewed by 46 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from California to Wilmington?

Before booking your flight from California to Wilmington check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from California to Wilmington?

When deciding which route to take from California to Wilmington consider Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Wilmington New Hanover County, Los Angeles - Wilmington New Hanover County or San Diego - Wilmington New Hanover County as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest Flights from California to Wilmington?

Looking for the cheapest flight from California to Wilmington? While on average our users pay $741, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $185. The most popular route (Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Wilmington New Hanover County), is priced around $335.

How long is the flight from California to Wilmington?

Airlines like Delta and American Airlines fly from California to Wilmington in about 6h 31m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 07m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($212), United Airlines ($271), and Delta ($277) offers the cheapest pricing from California to Wilmington.

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

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $106. Users have also found prices from $119 and $160 on American Airlines and Delta, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wilmington, NC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Wilmington from California?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Wilmington New Hanover County within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Wilmington New Hanover County.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to California from Wilmington?

Returning to California from Wilmington New Hanover County

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to California.

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

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Departure points for flights from California to Wilmington

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Destination information for Wilmington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from California to Wilmington.

Airports servicing

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Airports servicing Wilmington

Top 3 airlines flying from California to Wilmington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Wilmington 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
$152 $379 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$121 $425 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$186 $461 No cancel fee 71%
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