Air Transportation

Raleigh-Durham International

Raleigh-Durham International Airport is located 15 minutes from Apex, easily accessible via Interstate 540. This part of the region’s “Outer Loop” provides Apex residents 6 lanes of interstate-quality access, reducing drive time by offering a more direct route free of traffic lights.

RDU International Airport Fast Facts:

  • Ten major airlines
  • 63 non-stop destinations
  • 11+ million passengers traveled through RDU in 2017
  • 100,000 tons of cargo shipped through RDU in 2017
  • 22,000-square foot general aviation terminal supporting two fixed-base operators
  • 17,900 public parking spaces