The cheapest times to fly from ORY to RDU are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 10th to December 16th

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 ORY to RDU is early November. Prices can be as high as $1789 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $672 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Raleigh

Flying from Paris (ORY) to Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) will usually cost between $764 to $1649 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $762. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $932 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1013 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORY to RDU flight.

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

ORY to RDU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORY to RDU flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Raleigh, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Paris. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $145 (13%) 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 $1005. Return trip prices are from the RDU to ORY 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 ORY 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 8 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORY to RDU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from RDU
  • Usually 12.04% less expensive than RDU
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORY to CLT flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RDU
  • Usually 7.31% less expensive than RDU
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORY to RIC flights


Flight Hacking ORY 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 ORY to RDU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ORY > BOS > RDU)

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $426 (42.05%)

See ORY to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $401 (39.59%)

See ORY to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $397 (39.14%)

See ORY to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4040 miles or 6502 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORY to RDU flight is about 8 hour 15 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from ORY to RDU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORY
Origination airport nameParis Orly Airport

Return Airport

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


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