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Distance between Newark, NJ (EWR) and Wilmington, NC (ILM)

Flight distance from Newark to Wilmington (New York Newark Liberty International Airport – Wilmington International Airport) is 488 miles / 785 kilometers / 424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Newark (EWR) to Wilmington (ILM) is 585 miles / 942 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Newark to Wilmington.

Shortest flight path between New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Wilmington International Airport (ILM).

How far is Wilmington from Newark?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Newark and Wilmington. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 487.982 miles
  • 785.332 kilometers
  • 424.045 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 488.534 miles
  • 786.219 kilometers
  • 424.525 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

B Wilmington International Airport
City: Wilmington, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILM
ICAO Code: KILM
Coordinates: 34°16′14″N, 77°54′9″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Newark and Wilmington.

Time Difference

Newark, NJ

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Wilmington, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newark (EWR) → Wilmington (ILM).

Distance:
488
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
488

Round trip?