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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Distance from Los Angeles to Raleigh (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2238 miles / 3602 kilometers / 1945 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2238.457 miles
  • 3602.448 kilometers
  • 1945.166 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
  • 2233.541 miles
  • 3594.536 kilometers
  • 1940.894 nautical miles

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

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) is 4 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Raleigh is 3 hours. Raleigh is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Raleigh

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Raleigh, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 262 kg (578 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Map

Los Angeles to Raleigh flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Raleigh (RDU).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2238
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2238

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