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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Raleigh (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 4658 miles / 7496 kilometers / 4048 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Raleigh.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

How far is Raleigh from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4658.090 miles
  • 7496.469 kilometers
  • 4047.770 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
  • 4672.787 miles
  • 7520.122 kilometers
  • 4060.541 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 Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

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 Rio De Janeiro and Raleigh is 2 hours. Raleigh is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Raleigh, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 540 kg (1 190 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Raleigh (RDU).

Distance:
4658
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4658

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