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2 of the Best Airports Near Emerald Isle, NC

Are you planning on flying to Emerald Isle for your summer vacation? First thing’s first: deciding which airport to use. While there are no direct flights to Emerald Isle, NC, there are a couple of good options for great airports nearby. Let us help you decide which of the airports near Emerald Isle, NC, is right for you!

Choose which of the airports near Emerald Isle, NC, to use is just the first step in planning your summer vacation. To plan the rest, download our free Vacation Guide! We’ve listed the best restaurants, shops, and family-friendly attractions in the area. We love being able to share our town with visitors, and our Vacation Guide helps us do just that! Get the inside scoop on the best of the Crystal Coast when you download.

Learn About the Airports Near Emerald Isle, NC

Albert J. Ellis Airport

Albert J. Ellis Airport (OAJ) is located in Jacksonville, about 50 minutes away from Emerald Isle. This airport is ideal for anyone who would have to use Charlotte or Atlanta as their connecting hub. All of the flights coming in and out of this airport are heading to or from Charlotte Douglas International Airport or Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Though OAJ is a small airport, there are still a variety of rental car companies from which to choose once you land.

Coastal Carolina Regional Airport

The major airport near Emerald Isle, NC is Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN). While still a fairly small airport, EWN receives flights from more locations than OAJ, including Raleigh/Durham and Greensboro. Coastal Carolina Regional Airport is about an hour away from Emerald Isle. As with the Albert J. Ellis Airport, there are plenty of great rental car companies from which you can you choose once you land.

Stay with Spinnaker’s Reach

With the details of the airports near Emerald Isle, NC, all squared away, are you ready to reserve a property with Spinnaker’s Reach? We offer the best selection of homes in Emerald Isle. All of our rentals are located in one gorgeous neighborhood, just minutes from the shoreline off of Coast Guard Road.

Consider booking Captain's Quarters for your vacation, an exquisite home that was once featured in “Better Homes and Gardens.” This five-bedroom, five-bathroom home is located atop the highest third-row lot in the community. From its perch, you’ll be able to take in the stunning views of the Atlantic Oceans and some of the most incredible sunsets of your life. Inside, enjoy the airy, spacious reversed floor plan.

The ground level includes an elevator, a bunk-bed room, and a second bedroom that offers a queen-size bed. Both of the bedrooms have their own private bathroom.

The second floor includes the rest of the bedrooms. The master suite offers a king-size bed and a bathroom with a soaking tub and standing shower. The other two bedrooms feature queen-size beds.

The third floor is the living space, with the kitchen and the living room. You’ll love cooking a delicious meal in this fully-equipped and roomy kitchen. The living room is furnished with seating nooks as well as two sofas. Just off the living room is the loft, which is a private area that includes a lounge chair and a desk.

Take a look at the rest of our homes and book today! We look forward to having you.