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Distance between Harrisburg, PA (MDT) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Harrisburg to Raleigh (Harrisburg International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 317 miles / 511 kilometers / 276 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Harrisburg (MDT) to Raleigh (RDU) is 388 miles / 625 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 54 minutes.

Harrisburg – Raleigh

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317
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511
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276
Nautical miles

How far is Raleigh from Harrisburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 317.462 miles
  • 510.905 kilometers
  • 275.867 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
  • 317.868 miles
  • 511.559 kilometers
  • 276.220 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 Harrisburg International Airport to Raleigh–Durham International Airport is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Harrisburg and Raleigh.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Harrisburg to Raleigh generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, 72 kilograms is equal to 158 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Harrisburg to Raleigh

Shortest flight path between Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

Airport information

Origin Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″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