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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Raleigh. Book your trip to arrive at Raleigh–Durham International, Raleigh, NC - Union Station, Raleigh Greyhound station, or Raleigh-Wilders Grove. The distance between Chicago and Raleigh is 1040 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. Chicago and Raleigh have 300 direct flights per week.

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Raleigh travel tips

1) Are taxis in Raleigh reliable?

Taxis in Raleigh are not only good but also very affordable. For example, locals praise the Trivia Taxi and the US Taxi. The base fare is $1.95, and it costs $2.50 each 1.5 kilometre. Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft are also available in Raleigh.

2) Drink coffee from a self-made cup at Oak City Coffee in Raleigh

Before you order a hot drink at Oak City Coffee, the staff offers you one more interesting thing. Make your own design for custom Oak City cups with professionals. Usually, it takes around 25 minutes; then, pour some coffee into your personal cup.

3) Check out "spiciest sweet on the planet" in Raleigh

What does "spiciest sweet on the planet" mean? Head to Sunni Sky's in Raleigh and check out the homemade ice cream. Mostly, it is known only among locals. However, their Cold Sweat ice cream flavour (with chilli peppers and hot sauces) has been named the "spiciest sweet on the planet" and earned attention from Food Network and Good Morning America. By the way, the prices are very affordable ($4 for three cones).

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Chicago, MDW with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Raleigh/Durham, RDU.

Departure

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  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for entry

  • No quarantine required

Return

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  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required for Illinois

  • No quarantine required for Illinois

  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers going to Chicago

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chicago to Raleigh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Raleigh takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chicago and Raleigh?
The flight distance between Chicago and Raleigh is 1040 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chicago and Raleigh?
Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Raleigh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Manchester, Athens, Dublin, New York, Las Vegas, Vilnius, Los Angeles, Denver, Orlando, Minneapolis, Barcelona, Austin, Edinburgh, San Francisco, Paris, Nashville, Atlanta, Glasgow, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Raleigh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Raleigh and London, San Juan, Boston, Reykjavik, Orlando, Detroit, San Francisco, Dallas, New Orleans, Dublin, Minneapolis, New York, Seattle, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Glasgow, Atlanta, Paris, Manchester, Vilnius.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Fort Wayne International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Decatur.
What airports are near Raleigh?
The main airport in Raleigh is Raleigh–Durham International. It is also served by Raleigh–Durham International, Charlotte Douglas International, Myrtle Beach International, Richmond International, Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional, Piedmont Triad International, Wilmington International, Concord Regional, Albert J. Ellis, Fayetteville Regional.
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A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Barons Bus, Miller Transportation, Amtrak train.
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