# Distance between Raleigh, NC (RDU) and Lydd (LYX)

Flight distance from Raleigh to Lydd (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – Lydd Airport) is 3941 miles / 6342 kilometers / 3424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Raleigh to Lydd.

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Lydd Airport (LYX).

## How far is Lydd from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3940.507 miles
• 6341.632 kilometers
• 3424.207 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
• 3930.974 miles
• 6326.289 kilometers
• 3415.923 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 Lydd Airport
City: Lydd
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LYX
ICAO Code: EGMD
Coordinates: 50°57′21″N, 0°56′21″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 449 kg (990 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → Lydd (LYX).

Distance:
3941
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3941

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