Map of flight path from London to Raleigh.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).
How far is Raleigh from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Raleigh. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3871.852 miles
- 6231.142 kilometers
- 3364.548 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
- 3862.522 miles
- 6216.127 kilometers
- 3356.440 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Raleigh is 5 hours. Raleigh is 5 hours behind London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 440 kg (971 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Raleigh (RDU).