The flight time from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to Paris, France is:

8 hours, 36 minutes

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Flying time from RDU to Paris, France

The total flight duration from RDU to Paris, France is 8 hours, 36 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between RDU and Paris, France.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from RDU to Paris, France ("as the crow flies"), which is about 4,046 miles or 6 512 kilometers.

Your trip begins at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in Raleigh, North Carolina.
It ends in Paris, France.

Your flight direction from RDU to Paris, France is Northeast (50 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

Raleigh-Durham International Airport

IATA: RDU
ICAO: KRDU
FAA: RDU
City: Raleigh
State: North Carolina
Zip code: 27623
Country: United States
Category: airports

Paris, France

City: Paris
Region: Ile-de-France
Country: France
Category: cities

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