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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Raleigh (Frankfurt Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 4277 miles / 6883 kilometers / 3716 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Raleigh.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

How far is Raleigh from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Raleigh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4276.799 miles
  • 6882.840 kilometers
  • 3716.437 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 4266.331 miles
  • 6865.995 kilometers
  • 3707.341 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Raleigh–Durham International Airport
City: Raleigh, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Raleigh is 6 hours. Raleigh is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Raleigh, NC

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 491 kg (1 083 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Raleigh (RDU).

Distance:
4277
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4277

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