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RDU to IAD Route Map

Raleigh to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Raleigh Durham Intl. to Washington Dulles Intl..

Distance:
224.13 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RDU to IAD

Airline Carrier

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

Aircraft

Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer 170
Embraer RJ145 Amazon
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Airbus A319

RDU - Raleigh Durham Intl. Airlines

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IAD - Washington Dulles Intl. Airlines

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

  • go Operated by Mesa Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Raleigh to Washington.
  • There were 133,586 passengers that flew from Raleigh to Washington in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between RDU and IAD takes about 40 minutes.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Raleigh and Washington from British Airways is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 299 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 9 airline companies operating between Raleigh and Washington.
  • UNITED, go Operated by Mesa Airlines operate the shortest flights from Raleigh to Washington.
  • UNITED, go Operated by Mesa Airlines, Shuttle America, British Airways, Comair, Air Greenland, American Eagle, ExpressJet Airlines, Air Canada offer flights from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC in 2009 was Air Canada's A320-1/2 from Airbus Industrie which started flying in 1990.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RDU to IAD for American Eagle is the EMB-135 built by Embraer with 37 seats.
  • The shortest flight distance between Raleigh and Washington is 224 miles.
  • UNITED carried a total of 106,702 passengers from RDU to IAD in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RDU to IAD in 2009 was Shuttle America's EMB-170 from Embraer. The EMB-170 started flying in 2004.
  • UNITED operated flights from RDU to IAD using 5 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Raleigh to Washington in 2009 was 72.66%.
  • The average flight time from Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC takes about 40 minutes.
  • Flight #7183, operated by go Operated by Mesa Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 41 minutes average delay between flights from Raleigh to Washington.
  • 195,719 seats were available on flights from RDU to IAD in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 133,586 passengers flew on all flights from RDU to IAD that year.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)