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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and London (LHR)

Distance from Raleigh–Durham International Airport to Heathrow Airport is 3872 miles / 6231 kilometers / 3365 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3871.852 miles
  • 6231.142 kilometers
  • 3364.548 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
  • 3862.522 miles
  • 6216.127 kilometers
  • 3356.440 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 7 hours 49 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Raleigh and London is 5 hours. London is 5 hours ahead of Raleigh.

Time Difference

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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 Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Map

Flight map from Raleigh to London.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → London (LHR).

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Air miles:
3872
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3872

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