Cheap flights from Hobby (HOU) to Wilmington (ILM) from $169

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/30. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
HOU — ILM
Apr 21 — Apr 281

The best prices from Houston Hobby to Wilmington New Hanover County are usually found in October or November, booked 79 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from Hobby to Wilmington

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Hobby (HOU) to Wilmington (ILM). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 16, 2024.

Popular in

May

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$307

One-way from

$169
High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 60% potential price drop
From Houston Hobby to Wilmington New Hanover County
One-way flight from Houston Hobby to Wilmington New Hanover County

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 77% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington?

To save up to 155% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 35 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington from $487 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $674 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington?

October can be a great time to fly to Wilmington from Houston Hobby Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $507. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $203. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington (HOU - ILM)?

It’s optimal to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Delta flights from Hobby to Wilmington

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Hobby and Wilmington. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Data last updated April 16, 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Delta flights heading from Houston to Wilmington. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Sat 9/2110:30 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 12mDelta
Tue 9/242:30 pmILM - HOU
1 stop4h 56mDelta
Deal found 4/15$348
Wed 5/1510:24 amHOU - ILM
1 stop4h 56mDelta
Wed 5/225:10 pmILM - HOU
1 stop6h 11mDelta
Deal found 4/15$438
Sat 5/184:04 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 44mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$523
Sat 8/36:00 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 18mDelta
Sun 8/42:08 pmILM - HOU
1 stop5h 26mDelta
Deal found 4/15$598
Sat 5/186:01 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$675
Wed 5/154:04 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 44mDelta
Wed 5/227:02 amILM - HOU
2 stops9h 12mDelta
Deal found 4/15$740
Sat 5/186:01 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Mon 5/277:02 amILM - HOU
2 stops12h 22mDelta
Deal found 4/15$981
Sat 8/36:00 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 31mDelta
Sun 8/47:00 amILM - HOU
2 stops9h 42mDelta
Deal found 4/15$1,261

Cheap American Airlines flights from Hobby to Wilmington

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Hobby and Wilmington. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Data last updated April 16, 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest American Airlines flights traveling from Houston to Wilmington. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Mon 8/128:11 amHOU - ILM
1 stop7h 04mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/175:47 pmILM - HOU
1 stop6h 51mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/14$308
Mon 8/128:11 amHOU - ILM
1 stop7h 04mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/176:30 pmILM - HOU
2 stops6h 08mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/14$311
Wed 5/156:00 amHOU - ILM
2 stops9h 46mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/2210:32 amILM - HOU
2 stops10h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$668
Sat 8/32:21 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop8h 02mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/46:00 amILM - HOU
2 stops10h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$708

Cheap Hobby to Wilmington flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Hobby to Wilmington specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Prices were last updated on April 16, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Houston to Wilmington in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Wed 5/1510:24 amHOU - ILM
1 stop4h 56mDelta
Wed 5/225:10 pmILM - HOU
1 stop6h 11mDelta
Deal found 4/15$438
Sat 5/184:04 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 44mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$523
Wed 5/156:00 amHOU - ILM
2 stops9h 46mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/2210:32 amILM - HOU
2 stops10h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$668
Sat 5/186:01 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$675
Wed 5/154:04 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 44mDelta
Wed 5/227:02 amILM - HOU
2 stops9h 12mDelta
Deal found 4/15$740
Sat 5/186:01 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Mon 5/277:02 amILM - HOU
2 stops12h 22mDelta
Deal found 4/15$981

Hobby to Wilmington 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Hobby and Wilmington in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Data last updated April 16, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Houston to Wilmington in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Mon 8/128:11 amHOU - ILM
1 stop7h 04mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/175:47 pmILM - HOU
1 stop6h 51mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/14$308
Mon 8/128:11 amHOU - ILM
1 stop7h 04mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/176:30 pmILM - HOU
2 stops6h 08mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/14$311
Sat 9/2110:30 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 12mDelta
Tue 9/242:30 pmILM - HOU
1 stop4h 56mDelta
Deal found 4/15$348
Wed 5/1510:24 amHOU - ILM
1 stop4h 56mDelta
Wed 5/225:10 pmILM - HOU
1 stop6h 11mDelta
Deal found 4/15$438
Sat 5/184:04 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 44mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$523
Sat 8/36:00 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 18mDelta
Sun 8/42:08 pmILM - HOU
1 stop5h 26mDelta
Deal found 4/15$598
Wed 5/156:00 amHOU - ILM
2 stops9h 46mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/2210:32 amILM - HOU
2 stops10h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$668
Sat 5/186:01 amHOU - ILM
2 stops10h 19mDelta
Mon 5/276:00 amILM - HOU
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 4/15$675
Sat 8/32:21 pmHOU - ILM
1 stop8h 02mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/46:00 amILM - HOU
2 stops10h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/15$708

One-way flights to Wilmington from Hobby

Search for one-way flight options from Hobby to Wilmington. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Data last updated April 16, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Houston to Wilmington. Users needing a return flight from Houston to Wilmington should utilize the search form above.
Thu 5/306:01 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 37mDelta
Deal found 4/15$169
Thu 5/167:40 pmHOU - ILM
2 stops16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/15$215
Thu 5/307:55 pmHOU - ILM
2 stops16h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/15$230
Thu 5/166:01 amHOU - ILM
1 stop6h 37mDelta
Deal found 4/15$329

Find flights from Hobby to Wilmington within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Hobby to Wilmington that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,185,007 searches. Data last updated April 16, 2024.

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$308 - $708

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Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Mon 8/12

1 stop7h 04m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Sat 8/17

1 stop6h 51m

$308

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Mon 8/12

1 stop7h 04m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Sat 8/17

2 stops6h 08m

$311

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Sat 9/21

1 stop6h 12m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Tue 9/24

1 stop4h 56m

$348

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Wed 5/15

1 stop4h 56m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Wed 5/22

1 stop6h 11m

$438

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Sat 5/18

1 stop6h 44m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Mon 5/27

1 stop4h 34m

$523

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Sat 8/3

1 stop6h 18m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Sun 8/4

1 stop5h 26m

$598

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Wed 5/15

2 stops9h 46m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Wed 5/22

2 stops10h 25m

$668

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Sat 5/18

2 stops10h 19m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Mon 5/27

1 stop4h 34m

$675

Houston HobbyWilmington New Hanover County

HOU - ILM

HOUILM

Houston Hobby

Sat 8/3

1 stop8h 02m

Wilmington New Hanover County

Sun 8/4

2 stops10h 57m

$708

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When is the best time to book a flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Hobby to Wilmington. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 68 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Hobby to Wilmington. Price data was last updated on April 7, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington flight should consider departing on Saturday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Wilmington by month

Plan your trip from Hobby to Wilmington by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Hobby to Wilmington is currently $236 while a round-trip flight costs $509. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington (average of $307). Flying from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington in May is currently the most expensive (average of $445). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$307

February

$324

March

$434

April

$404

May

$445

June

$444

July

$425

August

$353

September

$356

October

$376

November

$358

December

$363

Temperature and rainfall in Wilmington by month

Plan your trip to Wilmington by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

ILM

Temperature

46.4 - 80.6 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Wilmington

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Wilmington. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Wilmington. Reviews last updated April 16, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Houston to Wilmington, such as Delta and American Airlines. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,123 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I love the seamless way that delta ensures that my luggage is on board the plane, I get a notification that it's on board. I love boarding process, orderly and on time. Lots of room in Comfort plus and getting upgraded to first class was everything!

8.1
Very good
11,123 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,123 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I love the seamless way that delta ensures that my luggage is on board the plane, I get a notification that it's on board. I love boarding process, orderly and on time. Lots of room in Comfort plus and getting upgraded to first class was everything!

7.3
Good
14,952 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,123 reviews

Overall

8.1

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

I love the seamless way that delta ensures that my luggage is on board the plane, I get a notification that it's on board. I love boarding process, orderly and on time. Lots of room in Comfort plus and getting upgraded to first class was everything!

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Wilmington from Houston Hobby?

    Wilmington New Hanover County (ILM), located 4.3 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Houston Hobby to Wilmington. 2 airlines have flights to New Hanover County from Houston Hobby on a regular basis. Booking flights from Houston Hobby to Wilmington New Hanover County should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Houston Hobby per day.

  • Can I find flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $308, but on average you can expect to pay $629.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington round-trip?

    American Airlines, at $308, was found to be the cheapest airline from Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Delta. American Airlines is 39% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

  • What does HOU to ILM mean?

    Great question - HOU to ILM just means Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington New Hanover County Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Wilmington that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Hobby to Wilmington with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Wilmington that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Hobby to Wilmington flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Hobby to Wilmington?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Hobby to Wilmington?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Hobby to Wilmington by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Wilmington that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Hobby to Wilmington?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Hobby to Wilmington flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington flight deals updated?

    The Houston Hobby Airport to Wilmington flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/15.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Hobby to Wilmington

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American AirlinesCheapest$204Average$556FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$323Average$637FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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