# Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Tucson to Raleigh (Tucson International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 1856 miles / 2986 kilometers / 1612 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Raleigh (RDU) is 2125 miles / 3420 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tucson to Raleigh.

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

## How far is Raleigh from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1855.528 miles
• 2986.182 kilometers
• 1612.409 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
• 1851.682 miles
• 2979.994 kilometers
• 1609.068 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

B 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

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tucson and Raleigh is 2 hours. Raleigh is 2 hours ahead of Tucson.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 205 kg (451 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tucson (TUS) → Raleigh (RDU).

Distance:
1856
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1856

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