This Week at RDU: Salute to Bluegrass Music Series September 24 – 28

The sounds of bluegrass will fill the air in Terminals 1 and 2 this week! As downtown Raleigh welcomes bluegrass bands and performers for the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival, we’re very excited to once again host our annual Salute to Bluegrass Music Series, September 24 through September 28. Throughout the week, enjoy live bluegrass music eachRead More

New Shops on Approach in Terminal 2

Our Terminal 2 retail refresh is near completion and we know you’ll love the new experiences in store. With 15 new shops, many of which are currently open and operating, you’ll definitely want to pack a few extra minutes into your flight plans. 5th & Sunset Operated by: Hudson | Now Open | Gate: D3Read More

Plan Ahead, Pre-Book for Best Parking at RDU

Summer is here and demand for air travel and parking is soaring at Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). Flying, staying in a hotel, getting your hair cut, playing golf – all have something in common: booking an appointment. Capacity and demand rule. There is a perception that ParkRDU facilities have an endless supply of available spaces.Read More

Mamava® Suites Now Available for Nursing Moms

New moms asked and we listened! Nursing mothers traveling through the airport will now have dedicated, comfortable, and private space conveniently located in Terminals 1 & 2! Two brand new Mamava Nursing Suites were installed on May 17 and 18 near Gate A-6 in Terminal 1 and at Gate C-8 in Terminal 2. The MamavaRead More

1943 – 2018: Celebrating 75 Years of Commercial Flight at RDU

From 1,160 to 11.6 million annual passengers, RDU has seen incredible growth during its 75 years of commercial air service. On May 1, 1943, the first commercial flight landed at  what was then Raleigh-Durham Army Airfield– a DC-3 aircraft operated by Eastern Airlines and destined for Florida. The flight originated in New York and RDURead More