RDU Facts

Location
Wake County, North Carolina, USA; 11 miles northwest of Raleigh, 10.5 miles southeast of Durham, and 17 miles east-southeast of Chapel Hill

Property
5,000 acres

Elevation
436 feet above mean sea level

Flights
Nearly 400 daily arrivals and departures

Destinations
49 destinations served

Airlines
10 major airlines

Passengers
11+ million passengers in 2017

Cargo
Nearly 100,000 tons in 2017

Facilities Information

Terminal Area Parking
11,700 public parking spaces; ParkRDU Economy 3 & 4: 6,200

Terminal 1
First section opened in 1955. Re-opened 1982, modernized in 2014. Five gates in use.

Terminal 2
First phase opened in Oct. 2008; building completed in January 2011; 36 gates

Runway 5L-23R
Length 10,000 feet x 150 feet wide

Runway 5R-23L
Length 7,500 feet x 150 feet wide; rehabilitated in 2008

Runway 14-32
Length 3,550 feet x 100 feet wide

Observation Park
Opened 1987; renovated in 1996