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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Houston to Raleigh (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 1050 miles / 1690 kilometers / 912 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Raleigh (RDU) is 1191 miles / 1917 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 9 minutes.

Houston – Raleigh

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1050
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1690
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912
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How far is Raleigh from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1050.012 miles
  • 1689.831 kilometers
  • 912.436 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
  • 1048.647 miles
  • 1687.634 kilometers
  • 911.249 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston William P. Hobby Airport to Raleigh–Durham International Airport is 2 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Houston and Raleigh is 1 hour. Raleigh is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Raleigh generates about 154 kg of CO2 per passenger, 154 kilograms is equal to 339 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Raleigh

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

Airport information

Origin Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Raleigh (RDU)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines