The cheapest times to fly from RDU to TPE are

  • January 22nd to April 29th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 16th)
  • August 27th to November 25th

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 RDU to TPE is early September. Prices can be as high as $1519 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $695 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $698 to $1221 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1356. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $635 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $779 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RDU to TPE flight.

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

RDU to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RDU to TPE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Raleigh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TPE, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into RDU. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Raleigh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $112 (9%) 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 $813. Return trip prices are from the TPE to RDU 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 RDU to TPE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8026 miles or 12917 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RDU to TPE flight is about 15 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 95 available flights from RDU to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeTPE
Destination airport nameTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport


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