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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Huntsville, AL (HSV)

Flight distance from Raleigh to Huntsville (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – Huntsville International Airport) is 460 miles / 740 kilometers / 399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Raleigh (RDU) to Huntsville (HSV) is 547 miles / 881 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Huntsville International Airport (HSV).

How far is Huntsville from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 459.546 miles
  • 739.567 kilometers
  • 399.334 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
  • 458.592 miles
  • 738.032 kilometers
  • 398.505 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 Huntsville International Airport
City: Huntsville, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HSV
ICAO Code: KHSV
Coordinates: 34°38′13″N, 86°46′30″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Raleigh, NC

 EST

Huntsville, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (204 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Huntsville (HSV).

Distance:
460
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
460

Round trip?