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

Flight distance from Raleigh to London (Raleigh–Durham International Airport – London Stansted Airport) is 3892 miles / 6264 kilometers / 3382 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path from Raleigh to London.

Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and London Stansted Airport (STN).

How far is London from Raleigh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3892.268 miles
  • 6263.998 kilometers
  • 3382.289 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
  • 3882.886 miles
  • 6248.899 kilometers
  • 3374.135 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 London Stansted Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: STN
ICAO Code: EGSS
Coordinates: 51°53′5″N, 0°14′5″E

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

Raleigh, NC

 EST

London

 GMT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 443 kg (976 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Raleigh (RDU) → London (STN).

Distance:
3892
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3892

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