Thanksgiving Marks Busiest Week of Pandemic at RDU 

Travelers Encouraged to Arrive Early When Flying Over the Holidays: More than 246,000 travelers flew through RDU from Monday through Sunday of Thanksgiving week, exceeding expected passenger traffic by more than four percent.  Traffic recovered to nearly 86% of 2019 levels, representing the single busiest week at RDU since the onset of the pandemic.    “TheRead More

RDU Announces New International Service to Iceland

Nonstop Flight to Iceland Provides Connections to Europe: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) announced Thursday that Icelandair will launch a new international flight to Reykjavik, Iceland, a tourist destination that also serves as a midway point between North America and Europe. “This exciting announcement signals that demand for international travel is increasing as we head intoRead More

RDU Closes Economy 4 Parking

Shuttle Service Will Continue for Customers Already Parked There RDU closed the Economy 4 parking lot Friday after regaining adequate capacity in Central, Premier and Economy 3. The parking deck (Premier and Central) and Park Economy 3 reached capacity on Thanksgiving morning, requiring all guests who did not reserve a space online to park inRead More

RDU Temporarily Reopens Economy 4 Parking

Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) temporarily reopened ParkRDU Economy 4 this morning to provide more parking availability at the airport. The terminal deck (Premier and Central) and Park Economy 3 filled Thanksgiving morning, requiring all guests who did not reserve a space online to park in Economy 4. Economy 4 is only open to drive-up customersRead More