# Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Raleigh to New York (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 427 miles / 686 kilometers / 371 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Raleigh (RDU) to New York (JFK) is 506 miles / 814 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 31 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Raleigh to New York.

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

## How far is New York from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 426.548 miles
• 686.463 kilometers
• 370.660 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
• 426.574 miles
• 686.504 kilometers
• 370.682 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
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

B New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Raleigh and New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (194 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
427
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
427

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