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RDU to DTW Route Map

Raleigh to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

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

Distance:
501.39 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RDU to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Douglas DC-9-50 pax
Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145
McDonnell Douglas MD88

RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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

  • Northwest Airlines, Northwest Airlink, Comair, Chautauqua Airlines offer flights from Raleigh, NC to Detroit, MI.
  • The average flight time from Raleigh, NC to Detroit, MI takes about 87 minutes.
  • The shortest flight distance between Raleigh and Detroit is 501 miles.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Raleigh and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 182 seats.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Raleigh, NC to Detroit, MI in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' DC-9-30 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RDU to DTW in 2009 was Comair's CRJ-2/4 from Canadair. The CRJ-2/4 started flying in 1997.
  • Northwest Airlink, Comair, Northwest Airlines operate the shortest flights from Raleigh to Detroit.
  • 168,178 seats were available on flights from RDU to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 131,342 passengers flew on all flights from RDU to DTW that year.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from RDU to DTW using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • Flight #7306, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 40 minutes average delay between flights from Raleigh to Detroit.
  • There were 131,342 passengers that flew from Raleigh to Detroit in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Raleigh to Detroit.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Raleigh to Detroit in 2009 was 74.57%.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 127,850 passengers from RDU to DTW in 2009.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between Raleigh and Detroit.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RDU to DTW for Chautauqua Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • The shortest flight between RDU and DTW takes about 86 minutes.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)