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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Raleigh to Columbus (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 362 miles / 582 kilometers / 314 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Raleigh (RDU) to Columbus (CMH) is 465 miles / 748 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Raleigh to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 361.873 miles
  • 582.378 kilometers
  • 314.459 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
  • 361.945 miles
  • 582.494 kilometers
  • 314.522 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).

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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Raleigh and Columbus.

Time Difference

Raleigh, NC

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (170 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
362
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
362

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