How far is Winston-Salem, NC from Raleigh, NC?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Winston-Salem and Raleigh is 92.63 miles (149.08 km).

Flight distance from Winston-Salem, NC to Raleigh, NC is 92.63 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Winston-Salem to Raleigh with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Winston-Salem, North Carolina to Raleigh, North Carolina is: 108.11 miles (173.98 km) by car.

Driving from Winston-Salem to Raleigh will take approximately 01 hours 40 minutes.

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#1 Winston-Salem

The fifth most populous city in North Carolina. It is located in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. Winston-Salem is known for its many colleges and universities, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Reynolda House Museum of American Art and the Old Salem Museums & Gardens.

Population 248112
GPS Coordinates 36°5'59"N 80°14'39"W
Latitude 36.0998600
Longitude -80.2442200
Altitude 293
Country United States
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#2 Raleigh

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.

Population 474414
GPS Coordinates 35°46'20"N 78°38'19"W
Latitude 35.7721000
Longitude -78.6386100
Altitude 96
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Winston-Salem and Raleigh

The distance between Winston-Salem and Raleigh is 174 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 55 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 Winston-Salem and Raleigh. The current time is 01:05:01.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 36 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 42 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 09 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 48 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 32 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 26 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 20 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 14.44 liters (3.81 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Winston-Salem and Raleigh.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Winston-Salem to Raleigh is $12.31 (diesel $16.19).

North Carolina gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.23 $3.63 $4.01 $4.24
Total $12.31 $13.85 $15.3 $16.19

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in North Carolina ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.226 (Diesel $4.243) /gallon. Last changed prices on February 23, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Winston-Salem and Raleigh (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Apex, NC to Winston-Salem 94.43 miles (152 km)

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Driving distance from Asheville, NC to Winston-Salem 144.87 miles (233 km)

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Driving distance from Burlington, NC to Winston-Salem 49.65 miles (80 km)

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Driving distance from Cary, NC to Winston-Salem 98.33 miles (158 km)

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Driving distance from Chapel Hill, NC to Winston-Salem 179.28 miles (289 km)

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Driving distance from Charlotte, NC to Winston-Salem 79.82 miles (128 km)

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Driving distance from Concord, NC to Winston-Salem 59.5 miles (96 km)

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Driving distance from Durham, NC to Winston-Salem 81.33 miles (131 km)

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Driving distance from Fayetteville, NC to Winston-Salem 119.98 miles (193 km)

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Driving distance from Gastonia, NC to Winston-Salem 98.9 miles (159 km)

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Driving distance from Greensboro, NC to Winston-Salem 30.03 miles (48 km)

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Driving distance from Greenville, NC to Winston-Salem 187.27 miles (301 km)

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