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

Flight distance from Raleigh to New York (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 431 miles / 693 kilometers / 374 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Raleigh (RDU) to New York (LGA) is 503 miles / 810 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 25 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 LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

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)
  • 430.553 miles
  • 692.908 kilometers
  • 374.140 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
  • 430.616 miles
  • 693.009 kilometers
  • 374.195 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Raleigh and New York.

Time Difference

Raleigh, NC

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (195 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
431
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
431

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