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RDU to DCA Route Map

Raleigh to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Raleigh Durham Intl. to Ronald Reagan Washington National.

Distance:
226.85 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RDU to DCA

Airline Carrier

American Airlines
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways

Aircraft

Embraer RJ140
Canadair Regional Jet
Embraer 170
Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145

RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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DCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Raleigh to Washington, DC (RDU to DCA)

  • The shortest flight between RDU and DCA takes about 40 minutes.
  • American Eagle operated flights from RDU to DCA using 3 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Raleigh and Washington from American Airlines is the B737-8 built by Boeing with 148 seats.
  • 213,888 seats were available on flights from RDU to DCA in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 126,719 passengers flew on all flights from RDU to DCA that year.
  • In 2009, there were 8 airline companies operating between Raleigh and Washington.
  • The average flight time from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC takes about 41 minutes.
  • American Eagle offers the shortest flight times from Raleigh to Washington.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RDU to DCA for American Eagle is the EMB-135 built by Embraer with 37 seats.
  • American Eagle carried a total of 58,962 passengers from RDU to DCA in 2009.
  • The shortest flight distance between Raleigh and Washington is 227 miles.
  • Flight #6414, operated by Comair, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 11 minutes average delay between flights from Raleigh to Washington.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC in 2009 was US Airways' B737-4 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • There were 126,719 passengers that flew from Raleigh to Washington in 2009.
  • American Eagle, Air Wisconsin, Chautauqua Airlines, Comair, US Airways, Republic Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines offer flights from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Raleigh to Washington in 2009 was 59.09%.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RDU to DCA in 2009 was US Airways' EMB-190 from Embraer. The EMB-190 started flying in 2005.
  • Comair, American Eagle operate the shortest flights from Raleigh to Washington.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)