The cheapest times to fly from LAN to RDU are
- July 30th to November 18th
- December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 24th)
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 LAN to RDU is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $700 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $169 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Raleigh
Flying from Lansing, MI (LAN) to Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) will usually cost between $174 to $395 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $190. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $167 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $236 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAN to RDU flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAN to RDU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAN to RDU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Lansing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $134 (40%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $200. Return trip prices are from the RDU to LAN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LAN to RDU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAN to RDU? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to Capital Region International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 568 miles or 914 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAN to RDU?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAN to RDU flight is about 2 hour 0 minutes.
How many flights go between Lansing, MI and Raleigh/Durham, NC?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from LAN to RDU.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Capital Region International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Raleigh-Durham International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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