How far is Chapel Hill, NC from Wilmington, NC?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Chapel Hill and Wilmington is 294.28 miles (473.6 km).

Flight distance from Chapel Hill, NC to Wilmington, NC is 294.28 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 44 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 39 minutes to travel from Chapel Hill to Wilmington with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Chapel Hill, North Carolina to Wilmington, North Carolina is: 365.72 miles (588.57 km) by car.

Driving from Chapel Hill to Wilmington will take approximately 05 hours 54 minutes.

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#1 Chapel Hill

Town in Orange County, North Carolina, United States

Population 63705
GPS Coordinates 35°56'34"N 82°42'32"W
Latitude 35.9428800
Longitude -82.7087500
Altitude 658
Country United States
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#2 Wilmington

The largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is located on the Cape Fear River in southeastern North Carolina. Wilmington is known for its many historic buildings, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the USS North Carolina battleship and the Cape Fear Museum.

Population 124794
GPS Coordinates 34°13'33"N 77°56'41"W
Latitude 34.2257300
Longitude -77.9447100
Altitude 9
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Chapel Hill and Wilmington

The distance between Chapel Hill and Wilmington is 589 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 32 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Chapel Hill and Wilmington. The current time is 07:16:08.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 12 hours 11 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 09 hours 08 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 07 hours 18 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 06 hours 05 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 05 hours 13 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 52 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 48.85 liters (12.91 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Chapel Hill and Wilmington.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Chapel Hill to Wilmington is $41.63 (diesel $54.76).

North Carolina gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.23 $3.63 $4.01 $4.24
Total $41.63 $46.86 $51.75 $54.76

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in North Carolina ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.226 (Diesel $4.243) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 13, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Chapel Hill and Wilmington (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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