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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Birmingham (BHX)

Distance from Raleigh to Birmingham (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – Birmingham Airport) is 3800 miles / 6116 kilometers / 3302 nautical miles.

How far is Birmingham from Raleigh?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Raleigh and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3800.388 miles
  • 6116.131 kilometers
  • 3302.447 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
  • 3791.286 miles
  • 6101.484 kilometers
  • 3294.538 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 7 hours 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Raleigh and Birmingham is 5 hours. Birmingham is 5 hours ahead of Raleigh.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 438 kg (965 pounds).

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 Airport
City: Birmingham
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHX
ICAO Code: EGBB
Coordinates: 52°27′14″N, 1°44′52″W

Raleigh to Birmingham flight path

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Birmingham Airport (BHX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Birmingham (BHX).

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Air miles:
3800
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3800

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