How far is Los Angeles from Raleigh?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Raleigh and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2238.457 miles
- 3602.448 kilometers
- 1945.166 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
- 2233.541 miles
- 3594.536 kilometers
- 1940.894 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).
Estimated flight time from Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 44 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Raleigh and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Raleigh.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 249 kg (548 pounds).
Raleigh to Los Angeles flight path
Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Raleigh (RDU) → Los Angeles (LAX).