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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Distance from Raleigh to Birmingham (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 480 miles / 773 kilometers / 418 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 480.468 miles
  • 773.238 kilometers
  • 417.515 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
  • 479.651 miles
  • 771.923 kilometers
  • 416.805 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Raleigh and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Raleigh.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A 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

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Map

Raleigh to Birmingham flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Birmingham (BHM).

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Air miles:
480
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
480

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