The flight time from Raleigh Durham to Miami is 2 hours, 5 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves RDU Raleigh Durham, NC 1 minute early.
15 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 40 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MIA Miami, FL 7 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
85%
Frontier
85%
Delta
77%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Raleigh Durham to Miami is 2 hours, 5 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 40 minutes.

The flight distance from Raleigh Durham to Miami is 700 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Miami to Raleigh Durham
2 hours, 3 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

American
2h 4m
Frontier
2h 7m
Delta
2h 13m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

24

Distance

700 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND050100150

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun01234

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
22
Frontier
1
Delta
0

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Raleigh Durham from Miami by plane?

The distance from Raleigh Durham to Miami by plane is 700 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Raleigh Durham to Miami?

The flight time from Raleigh Durham to Miami is 2 hours, 5 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 40 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with American being the fastest taking 2 hours, 4 minutes, and Delta the slowest taking 2 hours, 13 minutes.

What airlines fly from Raleigh Durham to Miami?

Frontier, American, and Delta are the airlines with direct flights from Raleigh Durham to Miami.

Does Southwest fly from Raleigh Durham to Miami?

Southwest does not fly from Raleigh Durham (RDU) to Miami (MIA). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Raleigh Durham 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 100 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Miami 7 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Raleigh Durham to Miami, Frontier is 85% reliable, which means that Frontier flights are on time 85% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Frontier 85% 12% 3%
American 85% 14% 1%
Delta 77% 23% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Raleigh Durham and Miami, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
American 15 100 7 124
Frontier 16 101 9 127
Delta 15 105 9 133

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
6am 0.2
9am 0.07
6pm 0.38
7am 0.85
3pm 0.05
8pm 0.15
12pm 0.25
11am 0.72
1pm 0.08
10am 0.02
7pm 0.41
5pm 0.06
8am 0
5am 0.16

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Raleigh Durham to Miami that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 97
February 82
March 98
April 89
May 93
June 95
July 96
August 95
September 90
October 126
November 137
December 163

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Raleigh Durham to Miami that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 3.37
Tuesday 3.56
Wednesday 3.38
Thursday 3.44
Friday 3.35
Saturday 3.6
Sunday 3.56

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 0
Frontier 0
Delta 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
6am 16 100 8 125
9am 15 105 10 133
6pm 15 99 8 123
7am 17 100 7 127
3pm 15 101 9 128
8pm 17 97 7 123
12pm 15 100 7 123
11am 14 102 7 124
1pm 16 100 6 124
10am 14 99 8 122
7pm 14 100 7 123
5pm 13 99 8 121
8am 13 94 15 122
5am 18 101 7 125
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.