If you live too far away from Hilton Head, SC to drive, we have good news for you! It was recently announced that United Airlines will start flying in and out of Hilton Head Island Airport in the spring of 2019. This means that a number of major cities will now have direct flights to our beautiful island. Read on to learn all about the new flights coming to Hilton Head Island Airport in the near future.
Flights from Chicago
Vacationers from the Windy City will now be able to fly straight to Hilton Head on weekends. These seasonal flights from O’Hare International Airport will be available from April 6th through September 8th. The flight will last around 2 hours and 25 minutes and roundtrip fare will range from $300 – $1,000.
Flights from Washington D.C.
D.C. residents who are looking for a break from all of the hubbub in our nation’s capital will be able to jet down to Hilton Head for a relaxing getaway starting in the spring! Seasonal flights to and from Washington Dulles International Airport will be offered twice daily from March 31st through September 8th. The trip from D.C. to Hilton Head will be roughly 1 hour and 40 minutes and roundtrip fare will range from $320 – $1,000.
Flights from New York City/Newark
New Yorkers and Newarkers will also benefit from United Airline’s expansion into Hilton Head. From April 6th through September 7th, there will be Saturday flights from Newark Liberty International Airport down to Hilton Head Island. The flight from Newark will last around 2 hours and 30 minutes and roundtrip fare will range from $550 – $900.
Flights from Charlotte
If you live near Charlotte, NC, you don’t have to wait until 2019 to get a direct flight to Hilton Head! American Airlines currently offers three flights a day from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Hilton Head Island Airport. The trip takes around 1 hour and 10 minutes and the average roundtrip fare ranges from $300 – $400.
Since July, the nonstop flights from Charlotte to Hilton Head have featured larger aircraft with 76 seats. Hilton Head Island Airport can now accommodate bigger planes like the Embraer 175 regional jet because the airport underwent three years of infrastructure improvements, including a runway extension.
Where to Stay in Hilton Head
When you stay with Hilton Head Properties Realty & Rentals, you will have the perfect home base for enjoying everything our incredible island has to offer. Our vacation rentals come with your choice of stellar amenities, including fully equipped kitchens, outdoor grills, internet access, flat screen TVs, and private swimming pools. With everything from 1 bedroom properties to 7 bedroom properties, we are sure to have the ideal accommodations for your vacation. To start planning your getaway, browse our selection of vacation rentals in Hilton Head!