Raleigh Durham Airport Guide (RDU)
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Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) is located 4.5 miles northeast of Morrisville, North Carolina. RDU serves the larger Raleigh, NC and Durham, NC area. In 2011, more than 9 million passengers passed through RDU. Atlanta, Georgia and Charlotte, North Carolina are RDU’s busiest destinations.
Transfer between Terminals
Raleigh-Durham International Airport has two terminals, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 2 is divided into two concourses, Concourse C and Concourse D. Passengers can transfer between terminals via shuttle buses or by using moving walkways.
Transport into Town
Bus: Triangle Transit Route 100 offers bus service between the airport, Amtrak, Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. Taxi: The Terminal 1 Taxi Dispatch Booth is located outside the ticketing area. At Terminal 2, the booth is located on the lower level outside Bag Claim 1. It costs approximately $30 to reach both Raleigh and Durham from the airport.
The Club at RDU is located in Terminal 1 across from Gate A21. Terminal 2 has three lounges. Admirals Club is operated by American Airlines and is located across from Gates C1 and C3. Delta Sky Club is operated by Delta Air Lines and is located across from Gate C3. US Airways Club is operated by US Airways and is located across from Gate D1. The USO Lounge is located in Terminal 1 on the 2nd Floor.
Nine airlines operate out of Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Southwest Airlines is one of RDU’s largest carriers.
Wireless internet is available throughout the airport for a fee. The Raleigh-Durham International Airport has many permanent and rotating art exhibits throughout the terminals. A meditation room is located in Terminal 2 for peaceful reflection.
Raleigh-Durham International Airport offers hourly, daily, and long-term parking options. Hourly Parking is located in the garage between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Hourly parking rates are $1 per hour and $24 per day. Daily parking is located in the garage between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Daily parking rates are $2 an hour and $12 per day. Long-term parking is located in the RDU Park & Ride Lots 3 and 4. Long-term parking rates are $6 a day. Shuttle buses connect to the airport every 20 minutes.
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