The cheapest times to fly from AAL to RDU are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • October 29th to December 16th (except the week of November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AAL to RDU is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1363 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $743 for Wednesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Raleigh

Flying from Aalborg (AAL) to Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) will usually cost between $743 to $1218 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $755. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1363. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $608 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $881 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AAL to RDU flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AAL to RDU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

AAL to RDU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AAL to RDU flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Aalborg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RDU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AAL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $860. Return trip prices are from the RDU to AAL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AAL to RDU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AAL to RDU

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AAL to RDU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (AAL > LGA > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $609
  • Average savings: $272 (30.87%)

See AAL to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (AAL > JFK > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $619
  • Average savings: $262 (29.74%)

See AAL to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (AAL > EWR > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $695
  • Average savings: $187 (21.17%)

See AAL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AAL to RDU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to Aalborg Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4133 miles or 6651 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AAL to RDU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AAL to RDU flight is about 8 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Aalborg and Raleigh/Durham, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from AAL to RDU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAAL
Origination airport nameAalborg Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeRDU
Destination airport nameRaleigh-Durham International Airport
CityRaleigh/Durham, NC
Countrythe United States


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