Photo of the Mayan ruinsNew Ways To Vegas, Salt Lake City and Cancun

Maybe you’re ready for that long awaited vacation. Perhaps it’s time to visit a client in the Rockies. Or, maybe you’re headed to Las Vegas for a convention during the day and a little entertainment at night. Whatever the reason you’re traveling, airlines at RDU are offering great new air service to:


Vacation Express, an operator of scheduled charter flights, is coming to RDU. From May 18 through Aug. 3, 2014, they will offer weekly non-stop trips to Cancun via Aeromexico, Mexico’s national flag carrier. Travelers can choose to book both a flight and hotel or just the airline portion of the trip. Flights will be aboard Boeing 737 aircraft.

Saturdays: Aeromexico Flight 9290
Departs Cancun 4:30 p.m. Arrives RDU: 8:30 p.m.
Sundays: Aeromexico Flight 9289
Departs RDU 9:30 a.m. Arrives Cancun 11:30 a.m.
All times local. Times subject to change without notice.

Book your trip via Vacation Express.

Photo of Las VegasLas Vegas

It’s now easier to visit Las Vegas, thanks to Delta Air Lines. Beginning March 2, 2014, Delta will launch three-times-weekly service to “The Entertainment Capital of the World.” This is in addition to Southwest Airline’s current daily non-stop service.

RDU-Las Vegas
Delta Airlines Thursdays, Fridays, Sundays
Depart RDU: 7:45 p.m. Arrive LAS: 9:55 p.m
Depart LAS: 10:40 p.m. Arrive RDU: 6 a.m. (next day)
Southwest Airlines
Depart RDU 5:45 p.m. Arrive LAS: 7:55 p.m.
Depart LAS 5:25 p.m. Arrive RDU: 12:50 a.m. (next day)
All times local. Times subject to change without notice.

Book your trip via Delta or Southwest.

Photo of Salt Lake CitySalt Lake City

Whether you are heading to the Rockies to hit the slopes, make a major business deal or connect to other destinations throughout the Northwest, Salt Lake City will be a daily non-stop flight from RDU which began in December.

The schedule allows for a long, yet possible day trip to Utah’s capital city. It also makes a number of other destinations within one easy connection of RDU. Those include:

  • Portland
  • Spokane
  • Cody/Yellowstone
  • Boise
  • Calgary
  • Vancouver

The flight will use Airbus 321 aircraft with 150-seats. The addition of Salt Lake City means that Delta serves all of its domestic hub airports from RDU. Read our blog on Delta-SLC service.

RDU-Salt Lake City
Depart RDU: 7:45 a.m. Arrives SLC: 10:30 a.m.
Departs SLC: 5 p.m. AArrives RDU: 10:51 p.m.
All times local. Times subject to change without notice.

Book your trip via Delta.