Cheap flights from Raleigh to New York (RDU - NYC)

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The best prices from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York are usually found in February or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Raleigh (RDU) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to NYC flight in 2021: compare Raleigh to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
RDU - NYC
Price
$157 - $215
NYC
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
NYC
Precipitation
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$157

From Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York (NYC)

One-way from

$48

One-way flight from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Raleigh to New York?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to New York. Flights to New York from Raleigh in February are about $177 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $137.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh to New York (RDU - NYC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Raleigh to New York in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Raleigh to New York?

To save on the cost of your flight from Raleigh to New York, book at least 35 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 97% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $256 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $350.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Raleigh to New York?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

Cheap flights from Raleigh to New York in October, November 2021

The best prices found for RDU to NYC flights for October, November
16 Nov - 17 Nov
$61pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$69pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$70pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Raleigh found for this year
16 Nov - 17 Nov
$61pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$69pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$70pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Non-stop flights to New York from Raleigh

Save time with Raleigh to New York direct flight deals
3 Dec - 3 Dec
$112pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
JetBlue
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$117pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
JetBlue
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$127pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Raleigh, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 28 Oct
$71pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$83pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
29 Oct - 4 Nov
$86pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to New York from Raleigh

The cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to New York
7:10 am - 4:50 am
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 40m
RDU - SWF
Frontier
$48
Kiwi.com
2:59 pm - 7:50 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
28h 51m
RDU - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$54
FareScan
4:37 am - 7:48 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 11m
RDU - EWR
Multiple Airlines
$55
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Raleigh</span> to <span class="emphasized">New York</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Raleigh to New York

What airport do you fly from for flights from Raleigh to New York?

For a flight from Raleigh to New York, you will be flying from Raleigh-Durham. Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU) is just 11.1 mi from the center of the city. Raleigh-Durham is the only Raleigh airport and it handles 60 outbound flights to New York per day. 8 airlines have flights to New York from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Raleigh to New York for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh to New York for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $61, but on average you can expect to pay $77.

Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Raleigh to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Raleigh to New York is less than $138.

Are there last-minute flights available from Raleigh to New York for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Raleigh to New York within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Raleigh to New York?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Raleigh to New York on average per day?

Travelers can expect 6 flights from Raleigh to New York on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 17% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Raleigh to New York?

For as low as $61, Spirit Airlines can have you in New York from Raleigh in 11h 55m. Raleigh and New York are separated by a distance of 428 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Raleigh to New York round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Raleigh to New York is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $61 on this airline. This flight start at 65% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Raleigh to New York?

Major Airline, American Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Raleigh to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to New York?

On average you can expect to pay $233 for a flight from Raleigh to New York. The cheapest flight overall is $68 while the most popular route, (Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Newark) is currently priced at $69.

What are the most reliable airlines from Raleigh to New York?

Consider Korean Air (97%), Kenya Airways (96%) or China Eastern (94%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Raleigh to New York.

What are the most popular routes from Raleigh to New York?

Most travelers choose Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Newark, Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - New York LaGuardia or Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - New York John F Kennedy Intl when deciding on the best route from Raleigh to New York.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Raleigh?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York within the United States

Most visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to Raleigh from New York?

Returning to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

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Alternative routes for Raleigh to New York

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Raleigh to New York.
Flight duration from RDU to New York
1h 42m
Average temperature for October in New York
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New York
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU)

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 6 airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$33 $97 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$73 $226 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$77 $199 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$78 $253 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$82 $219 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$119 $210 No cancel fee 65%

Hourly flight availability from Raleigh to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Raleigh towards New York.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of RDU to NYC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 41% of RDU to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 10% of RDU to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% of RDU to NYC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Raleigh to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Raleigh to New York.
Sunday
65 daily flights
Monday
69 daily flights
Tuesday
48 daily flights
Wednesday
70 daily flights
Thursday
80 daily flights
Friday
70 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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