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Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Distance from Raleigh to Lancaster (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 323 miles / 519 kilometers / 280 nautical miles.

How far is Lancaster from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 322.717 miles
  • 519.362 kilometers
  • 280.433 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
  • 323.055 miles
  • 519.907 kilometers
  • 280.728 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS) is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Raleigh and Lancaster.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 pounds).

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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

Raleigh to Lancaster flight path

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Lancaster (LNS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
323
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
323

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