Cheap flights from Raleigh to Phoenix (RDU - PHX)

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The best prices from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix are usually found in August or July, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Raleigh (RDU) to Phoenix (PHX)

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to PHX flight in 2021: compare Raleigh to Phoenix flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Phoenix.
RDU - PH1
Price
$224 - $438
PH1
Temperature
55.4 - 95 °F
PH1
Precipitation
0 - 1.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$224

From Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix

One-way from

$68

One-way flight from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Raleigh to Phoenix?

To save on the cost of your flight from Raleigh to Phoenix, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 6% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $401 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $415.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Raleigh to Phoenix?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Phoenix from Raleigh. Prices for August average $364 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $135. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in August

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

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 34% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh to Phoenix (RDU - PH1)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Raleigh to Phoenix in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 47% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Raleigh to Phoenix in October, November 2021

The best prices found for RDU to PHX flights for October, November
3 Nov - 9 Nov
$123pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 14 Dec
$130pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 11 Nov
$135pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Delta
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phoenix from Raleigh found for this year
3 Nov - 9 Nov
$123pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$124pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$125pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Delta
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Non-stop flights to Phoenix from Raleigh

Save time with Raleigh to Phoenix direct flight deals
16 Feb - 19 Feb
$285pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$295pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
4 Feb - 11 Feb
$305pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh to Phoenix

Late deals on round-trip flights to Phoenix from Raleigh, departing today and this week
3 Nov - 9 Nov
$123pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 14 Dec
$130pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Nov - 11 Nov
$135pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Delta
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to Phoenix from Raleigh

The cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to Phoenix
1:20 am - 7:45 am
Delta
1 Stop
10h 25m
RDU - PHX
Delta
$68
Delta
1:30 am - 6:38 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 08m
RDU - PHX
Multiple Airlines
$106
Kiwi.com
3:40 pm - 5:56 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
28h 16m
RDU - PHX
Spirit Airlines
$108
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Raleigh to Phoenix

What airport do you fly from for flights from Raleigh to Phoenix?

Most people fly from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU) if they book a flight from Raleigh to Phoenix. On average, Raleigh-Durham has 2 outbound flights to Phoenix per day from 8 airlines. Raleigh Raleigh-Durham is conveniently located just 11.1 mi from Raleigh’s city center.

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

American Airlines, Frontier, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Raleigh to Phoenix for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh to Phoenix for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $123, but on average you can expect to pay $144.

Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh to Phoenix for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Raleigh to Phoenix under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Raleigh to Phoenix is less than $377.

Are there last-minute flights available from Raleigh to Phoenix for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Raleigh to Phoenix within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Raleigh to Phoenix?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Raleigh to Phoenix flight route?

Within the past month, 74 users have taken a look at flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix.

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

On average 2 flights depart from Raleigh to Phoenix per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Raleigh to Phoenix?

There are many flights that can get you from Raleigh to Phoenix in 7h 31m. Fly via Frontier, Delta, or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance between Raleigh and Phoenix is about 1897 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Raleigh to Phoenix round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Raleigh to Phoenix is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $123 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and Spirit Airlines, starting at $125 and $176 round-trip. Users have found that Frontier is 66% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Raleigh to Phoenix one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Delta, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $63. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and Spirit Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Raleigh to Phoenix for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to Phoenix?

The cheapest flight price from Raleigh to Phoenix is $139. On average you can expect to pay $777. The most popular route, (Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl), can usually be booked for $125.

What are the most reliable airlines from Raleigh to Phoenix?

Consider American Airlines (96%), Alaska Airlines (92%) or Southwest (76%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Raleigh to Phoenix.

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

When booking a flight from Raleigh to Phoenix, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Phoenix, AZ

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Phoenix from Raleigh?

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

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

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 Phoenix.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Raleigh from Phoenix?

Returning to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham from Phoenix

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Phoenix 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 Phoenix are not required to quarantine after entering Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

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Alternative routes for Raleigh to Phoenix

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

Destination information for Phoenix

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Raleigh to Phoenix.
Average temperature for October in Phoenix
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Phoenix
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU)

Airports servicing Phoenix

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway (AZA)

Top 6 airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Phoenix

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh to Phoenix 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
$68 $202 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$107 $295 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$150 $298 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$162 $376 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$196 $424 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$207 $353 No cancel fee 65%

Hourly flight availability from Raleigh to Phoenix

See what time of day planes typically take off from Raleigh towards Phoenix.
Morning 6 AM to noon 73% of RDU to PHX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of RDU to PHX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of RDU to PHX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of RDU to PHX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Raleigh to Phoenix
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Raleigh to Phoenix.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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