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Flights to Wilkes-Barre

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Book flights to Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre is a city in northeastern Pennsylvania, nestled in the Wyoming Valley. It's known for its industrial past, particularly coal mining, but has transformed into a centre for arts, culture, and outdoor activities. The city offers a vibrant downtown with museums, art galleries, and a minor-league baseball team. For outdoor enthusiasts, Wilkes-Barre is a great starting point for exploring the Pocono Mountains, with hiking, biking, and white water rafting opportunities.

Fancy a trip to Wilkes-Barre? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Wilkes-Barre. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Wilkes-Barre no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Wilkes-Barre

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Wilkes-Barre. Here's 4 airports that serve Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport

This is the closest airport to Wilkes-Barre, located approximately 10 miles away. It is a commercial passenger airport with several airlines offering domestic flights.


Lehigh Valley International Airport

Located about 60 miles southeast of Wilkes-Barre, this airport is another option for travellers. It offers a range of domestic flights and is easily accessible by car.


Newark Liberty International Airport

Although not as close as the previous options, Newark Liberty International Airport is a major hub located approximately 100 miles southeast of Wilkes-Barre. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient choice for travellers who don't mind a longer drive or prefer more flight options.


Philadelphia International Airport

Situated around 120 miles southeast of Wilkes-Barre, Philadelphia International Airport is another major hub with numerous domestic and international flight options. While it is a bit further away, it can still be a viable choice for travellers willing to drive or connect to a local airport from there.

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Buy your flights to Wilkes-Barre and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Wilkes-Barre now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Wilkes-Barre over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Wilkes-Barre gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Wilkes-Barre

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Seven Tubs Recreation Area

This scenic spot is a favourite among locals and tourists alike. Hike through the lush greenery to reach a series of seven waterfalls, each cascading into crystal-clear pools. You can go swimming in the pools during the summer months, or simply relax on the rocks and enjoy the refreshing spray.

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Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

Catch a concert, sporting event, or other live performance at this state-of-the-art arena. The venue has hosted some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry and offers a variety of seating options to suit your needs.

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F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts

This historic theatre is a beautiful place to see a play, musical, or dance performance. The Kirby Center was built in 1904 and has been meticulously restored to its original grandeur. The acoustics are superb, and the intimate setting makes for an unforgettable experience.

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