Bus Service:

Wave Transit

Provides fixed bus routes, shuttles, and a free downtown trolley. The routes and schedules are designed for convenience and easy accessibility.

Provides Routes in the areas of:

Brooklyn/ Princess Place
Medical Center
Monkey Junction
Oleander East
Oleander West
Carolina Beach Road
Brunswick Connector
Castle Hayne
UNCW Seahawk Shuttles
Downtown Trolly
Pleasure Island

*Buses run seven days a week, with the exception of the following holidays: New Year’s Day; Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; Easter; Memorial Day; Independence Day; Labor Day; Thanksgiving; & Christmas. Service runs from 6:30 am to 9:30 pm Monday through Friday. Weekend hours differ by route.

* A one-way bus fare is $2.00 for adults, and $1.00 for seniors, students in grades 1-12, and local college students. Children under age 5 ride free. Limit three free children with each fare-paying adult.  UNCW students and faculty ride Wave buses for free with a valid UNCW ID. Transfers, to be used for rides that span more than one bus route, are issued for free.

Wilmington International Airport:


1740 Airport Blvd. Wilmington, NC 28405
General Information Email: [email protected]
General Information Phone: (910) 341-4125
Administration Phone: (910) 341-4333
Fax: (910) 341-4365
Airport Terminal Lost & Found: (910) 341-4336

Non-Stop Destinations
New York (LGA)
Atlanta (ATL)
Charlotte (CLT)
Washington DC (DCA)
Philadelphia (PHL)
Direct – 100’s of destinations domestically and internationally with only one stop

Commercial Airline Carriers:

US Airways

Fort Fisher- South Port Ferry:


2013 Ferry Schedule:

1650 Ferry Rd.
Southport, NC 28461
910.457.6942 – Southport
910.458.3329 – Fort Fisher

Fare: One Way
Pedestrian      $1.00
Bicycle Rider   $2.00
Motorcycles     $3.00
Vehicle and/or combination less than 20′        $5.00
Vehicle and/or combination 20′ up to 40′        $10.00
Vehicle and/or combination over 40′ up to 65′   $15.00

North Carolina Department of Transportation: