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DTW to RDU Route Map

Detroit to Raleigh Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Raleigh Durham Intl..

Distance:
501.39 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DTW to RDU

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Boeing 737-800 pax
Douglas DC-9-50 pax

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Detroit to Raleigh (DTW to RDU)

  • The shortest flight distance between Detroit and Raleigh is 501 miles.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 130,118 passengers from DTW to RDU in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Detroit to Raleigh.
  • Northwest Airlines, Northwest Airlink, Delta Airlines, ExpressJet Airlines, Air Greenland offer flights from Detroit, MI to Raleigh, NC.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Detroit to Raleigh in 2009 was 77.81%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Detroit and Raleigh from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 182 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 5 airline companies operating between Detroit and Raleigh.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DTW to RDU for ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • There were 133,642 passengers that flew from Detroit to Raleigh in 2009.
  • 169,183 seats were available on flights from DTW to RDU in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 133,642 passengers flew on all flights from DTW to RDU that year.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from DTW to RDU using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between DTW and RDU takes about 76 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlink, Northwest Airlines operate the shortest flights from Detroit to Raleigh.
  • Flight #2988, operated by Northwest Airlink, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 77 minutes average delay between flights from Detroit to Raleigh.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Detroit, MI to Raleigh, NC in 2009 was Delta Airlines' MD-80 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • The average flight time from Detroit, MI to Raleigh, NC takes about 76 minutes.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DTW to RDU in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)