Airports and Transportation

Gov. Roy Cooper and US Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced $45 million for NC airports, including $12 million for Raleigh-Durham International Airport.
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Next time you fly through RDU, factor in time to enjoy the food, beverage, and shopping options throughout the airport’s two terminals.
To help make your entire process at RDU as smooth as possible, we’ve created a guide that covers everything from gates and parking to details on the airport’s 48 nonstop routes.
From Austin, Texas to Paris, RDU offers more than 60 nonstop flights, with even more landing soon in 2024 — start planning your next trip.
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The RDU Airport Authority recently approved a $31 million contract for final designs of its Landside Expansion Plan of Terminal 2, which is on track to begin construction in early 2025.
Raleigh Union Station Bus Facility, or RUS Bus, will include a multi-use development combining transit, residential, and retail spaces in the Warehouse District.
Efficient public transportation is coming to Raleigh in the form of Bus Rapid Transit. The first corridor will be along New Bern Avenue and connect downtown to east Raleigh quickly with construction set for late 2023.
Wake County experienced a record-breaking year, welcoming 17.8 million visitors who spent $3 billion in 2022.
The proposed RDU quarry adjacent to Umstead State Park will move forward, following a recent court ruling.
RDU is growing rapidly in many ways — including passenger traffic, new flights and restaurants, and airport enhancements.
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