Shortest distance between Durham and Raleigh is 21.14 miles (34.02 km).
Flight distance from Durham, NC to Raleigh, NC is 21.14 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 03 minutes.
The driving distance from Durham, North Carolina to Raleigh, North Carolina is: 28.84 miles (46.41 km) by car.
Driving from Durham to Raleigh will take approximately 00 hours 30 minutes.
The third most populous city in North Carolina and the center of the Durham metropolitan area. It is located in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. Durham is known for its college basketball team, the Duke Blue Devils, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Nasher Museum of Art and the Carolina Theatre.
|GPS Coordinates||35°59'39"N 78°53'55"W|
The capital of North Carolina, Raleigh is a major center for business, government, and education. The city is home to a number of Fortune 500 companies, as well as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, one of the top public universities in the country. Raleigh is also a popular tourist destination, known for its many parks and gardens, its vibrant arts and culture scene, and its mild climate.
|GPS Coordinates||35°46'20"N 78°38'19"W|
The distance between Durham and Raleigh is 46 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 30 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.
There is no time difference between Durham and Raleigh. The current time is 05:22:04.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||00 hours 57 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||00 hours 43 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||00 hours 34 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||00 hours 28 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||00 hours 24 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||00 hours 23 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||00 hours 21 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 3.85 liters (1.02 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Durham and Raleigh.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Durham to Raleigh is $3.54 (diesel $4.39).
North Carolina gas prices.
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The average gas price (in North Carolina ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.476 (Diesel $4.316) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 26, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Durham and Raleigh (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.