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RDU to IAH Route Map

Raleigh to Houston Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Raleigh Durham Intl. to George Bush Intercontinental.

Distance:
1,040.93 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RDU to IAH

Airline Carrier

Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines

Aircraft

Boeing 737-500 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 737-500 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer RJ145 Amazon

RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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IAH - George Bush Intercontinental Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Raleigh to Houston (RDU to IAH)

  • Continental Airlines, ExpressJet Airlines, Chautauqua Airlines offer flights from Raleigh, NC to Houston, TX.
  • ExpressJet Airlines, Continental Airlines operate the shortest flights from Raleigh to Houston.
  • Continental Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Raleigh to Houston.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RDU to IAH for Chautauqua Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • 146,258 seats were available on flights from RDU to IAH in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 125,642 passengers flew on all flights from RDU to IAH that year.
  • Continental Airlines operated flights from RDU to IAH using 5 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RDU to IAH in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-9 from Boeing. The B737-9 started flying in 2002.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Raleigh and Houston.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Raleigh, NC to Houston, TX in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-5 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Raleigh to Houston in 2009 was 82.29%.
  • The shortest flight between RDU and IAH takes about 151 minutes.
  • The shortest flight distance between Raleigh and Houston is 1043 miles.
  • There were 125,642 passengers that flew from Raleigh to Houston in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Raleigh and Houston from Continental Airlines is the B737-9 built by Boeing with 171 seats.
  • The average flight time from Raleigh, NC to Houston, TX takes about 152 minutes.
  • Continental Airlines carried a total of 76,030 passengers from RDU to IAH in 2009.
  • Flight #151, operated by Continental Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 4 minutes average delay between flights from Raleigh to Houston.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)