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What airport do you fly into for the Outer Banks?

What airport do you fly into for the Outer Banks?

Norfolk International Airport
As for flights, the Outer Banks is easily accessible from Norfolk International Airport (82 miles north), Raleigh Durham International Airport (192 miles west), or Coastal Carolina Airport (138 miles southwest).

How far is Outer Banks from Nags Head?

From To Miles
Kitty Hawk Cape Hatteras 60 Miles
Kitty Hawk *Ocracoke Island 90 Miles
Nags Head Corolla 32 Miles
Nags Head Cape Hatteras 50 Miles

What is hurricane season in Outer Banks?

The hurricane season for the Outer Banks runs from June 1st through November 30th. These dates are just generalities though, there have been hurricanes that have formed in the Atlantic Ocean during the months of May and December.

What is the best time of year to visit the Outer Banks?

The best time to visit the Outer Banks is between March and May or September and November, when lodging rates drop and crowds dissipate. Most mainland North Carolina residents and out-of-towners arrive during the summer months, when humidity is high and average temperatures consistently hit the upper 80s.

Are the Outer Banks disappearing?

Along the Outer Banks — where tourist-friendly beaches are shrinking by more than 14 feet a year in some places, according to the North Carolina Division of Coastal Management — other towns have imposed tax increases similar to the one Avon is considering. The Outer Banks have a rich past.

Which is the closest airport to Nags Head Virginia?

Norfolk International Airport in Norfolk, Virginia, is the closest commercial airport to Nags Head. Located 72 miles southwest, or within a 90-minute drive of Nags Head, Norfolk International Airport offers daily flights via United, US Airways, American Airlines, Southwest and Delta.

Which is the best airport to fly into in NC?

A much bigger and nicer airport than the one in Norfolk, Raleigh-Durham International Airport is about a three-and-a-half-hour drive from the town of Nags Head, NC. Fewer people who are traveling to the OBX fly into this airport, however, the trip along US 64 can be much more enjoyable than the journey along US 158 from Norfolk to Kitty Hawk.

Which is the closest airport to the Outer Banks?

Unless you have access to a small, two to five-person non-commercial airplane, you should book your flight for either the airport in Norfolk or near Raleigh. Here is some additional info on the two major airports that are located in close proximity to the Outer Banks.