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

Flight distance from Houston to Raleigh (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 1042 miles / 1678 kilometers / 906 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Raleigh (RDU) is 1199 miles / 1930 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 16 minutes.

Houston – Raleigh

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1042
Miles
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1678
Kilometers
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906
Nautical miles

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)
  • 1042.424 miles
  • 1677.620 kilometers
  • 905.842 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
  • 1040.980 miles
  • 1675.295 kilometers
  • 904.587 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 to Raleigh is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Raleigh time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Raleigh: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Raleigh, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Raleigh generates about 153 kg of CO2 per passenger, 153 kilograms is equal to 338 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

Airport information

Origin Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″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 (IAH) to Raleigh (RDU)

United Airlines