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RDU to ORD Route Map

Raleigh to Chicago Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Raleigh Durham Intl. to O'Hare Intl..

Destination:
Distance:
645.71 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RDU to ORD

Airline Carrier

American Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways

Aircraft

McDonnell Douglas MD83
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer 170
Embraer RJ145 Amazon
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer 170
Embraer RJ145 Amazon
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer 170
Embraer RJ145 Amazon

RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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ORD - O'Hare Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Raleigh to Chicago (RDU to ORD)

  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Raleigh to Chicago in 2009 was 82.1%.
  • go Operated by Mesa Airlines, UNITED, American Airlines, American Eagle operate the shortest flights from Raleigh to Chicago.
  • The shortest flight between RDU and ORD takes about 99 minutes.
  • go Operated by Mesa Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Raleigh to Chicago.
  • The average flight time from Raleigh, NC to Chicago, IL takes about 100 minutes.
  • American Airlines, Shuttle America, American Eagle, go Operated by Mesa Airlines, UNITED, ExpressJet Airlines offer flights from Raleigh, NC to Chicago, IL.
  • American Airlines carried a total of 115,326 passengers from RDU to ORD in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Raleigh, NC to Chicago, IL in 2009 was American Airlines' MD-80 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • The shortest flight distance between Raleigh and Chicago is 647 miles.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RDU to ORD in 2009 was Shuttle America's EMB-170 from Embraer. The EMB-170 started flying in 2004.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Raleigh and Chicago from American Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 188 seats.
  • Flight #317, operated by UNITED, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 73 minutes average delay between flights from Raleigh to Chicago.
  • In 2009, there were 6 airline companies operating between Raleigh and Chicago.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RDU to ORD for American Eagle is the EMB-135 built by Embraer with 37 seats.
  • There were 242,670 passengers that flew from Raleigh to Chicago in 2009.
  • American Eagle operated flights from RDU to ORD using 4 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • 301,949 seats were available on flights from RDU to ORD in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 242,670 passengers flew on all flights from RDU to ORD that year.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)