The cheapest times to fly from EWN to RDU are

  • July 30th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and February 5th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EWN to RDU is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1348 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $248 for Saturday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Raleigh

Flying from New Bern/Morehead/Beaufort, NC (EWN) to Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) will usually cost between $289 to $695 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $326. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $706. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $380 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $576 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWN to RDU flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EWN to RDU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

EWN to RDU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWN to RDU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New Bern. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $3.16, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $282 (43%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $379. Return trip prices are from the RDU to EWN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EWN to RDU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from EWN to RDU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from RDU
  • Usually 37.85% less expensive than RDU
  • Nonstop flights available

See EWN to CLT flights


Flight Hacking EWN to RDU

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EWN to RDU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (EWN > ORD > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $364
  • Average savings: $212 (36.81%)

See EWN to ORD flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (EWN > DTW > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $367
  • Average savings: $210 (36.37%)

See EWN to DTW flights

Hack #3: Pittsburgh, PA (EWN > PIT > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $379
  • Average savings: $198 (34.29%)

See EWN to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWN to RDU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to Coastal Carolina Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 113 miles or 182 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWN to RDU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWN to RDU flight is about 1 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between New Bern/Morehead/Beaufort, NC and Raleigh/Durham, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from EWN to RDU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWN
Origination airport name Coastal Carolina Regional Airport
City New Bern/Morehead/Beaufort, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.1
Longitude -77

Return Airport

Destination code RDU
Destination airport name Raleigh-Durham International Airport
City Raleigh/Durham, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.9
Longitude -78.8


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