When booking your private air charter service from Raleigh (RDU) to Washington, D.C., three airports serve the area:
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Reagan Airport or National Airport (DCA), is the nearest commercial airport to the capital. Reagan Airport is the smaller of two commercial airports operated by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority that serves the National Capital Region (NCR) around Washington, D.C.
Charter a private jet Raleigh to Washington, D.C.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is located 26 miles west of downtown Washington, D.C.
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is 32 miles from Washington, D.C.
Airport Distances and Flight Times
Private Jet from Raleigh (RDU) to Washington, D.C.
|Destination Airport||Airport Code||Distance (Nautical Miles)||Miles||Estimated Flight Time|
|DCA||197||227||56 mins||51 mins||51 mins|
|WashingtonDulles International Airport||IAD||195||224||55 mins||51 mins||51 mins|
|Baltimore/ Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport||BWI||222||256||58 mins||51 mins||51 mins|
Distances and flight times shown in the charts above should be considered as estimates only. One (1) nautical mile is equal to 1.1508 statute miles.
From Raleigh to Washington, D.C., flights typically operate using super midsize, midsize or light aircraft types:
Super Midsize jet options for private charters from Raleigh to Washington, D.C. include the Bombardier Challenger 350, Citation Sovereign and the Hawker 1000.
Super midsize jets transport a maximum of 12 passengers and feature a stand-up cabin, luggage space and ample legroom.
The Bombardier Challenger 350’s design features best-in-class technology while its engines provide a fast climb rate and a smooth ride to Washington, D.C.
Cessna’s Citation Sovereign provide clients with a superior experience for the flight to Washington, D.C. The Citation Sovereign has an excellent takeoff capability and enhanced technology features private charter clients seek.
The Hawker 1000 is a favorite amongst private jet charter clients for the jet’s quiet, comfortable cabin and extended range capabilities.
Super Midsize jets include a full galley, catering and flight attendant service.
Midsize jet options include the Hawker 850XP, Citation XLS+ and the Learjet 60XR. Midsize jets typically seat up to 9 passengers.
The Hawker 850XP typically seats up to 9 passengers. The jet features digital entertainment, a galley and Wi-Fi for in-flight entertainment. The jet’s performance features include a fast climb rate and a range of 2,642 nautical miles.
Another member of the Cessna family of jets, the Citation XLS+, can take off in 3,560 feet which makes this jet a standout in the midsize class with its ability to take off from shorter runways and climb to cruising altitude in just under 15 minutes.
Private jet clients select the Learjet 60XR for its combination of the best of technology and comfort. The cabin is configured with a four-seat club and two additional forward-facing seats, providing more than adequate space for business or enjoyment of a variety of entertainment options during the flight to Washington, D.C.
Midsize jets typically include a full galley, catering and flight attendant service.
Light jets offer a cost-effective charter option configured for speed and efficiency. Light jets provide flexible access to smaller regional airport runways and rank among the most agile and efficient ways to travel on private air charters. Light jet options seat up to seven passengers comfortably. Popular light jet choices Mercury Jets’ client prefer to charter include the Cessna Citation M2, the Beechcraft Premier 1A and the Phenom 100.
The Cessna Citation M2 features include warm LED lighting throughout the cabin, a top speed of 404 knots, and a maximum range of 1,550 nautical miles.
The Beechcraft Premier 1A can transport up to six passengers in one of the largest cabins in its class, with plenty of cabin space to move about comfortably. The Premier 1A’s seating is designed to help passengers remain well-rested for their arrival in Washington, D.C.
The Phenom 100 can fly routes with a maximum range of 1,178 nautical miles and delivers an efficient performance enjoyed by Mercury Jets’ on-demand charter clients. The Phenom 100’s ability to take off from shorter runways makes this jet a great choice.
Light jets typically include digital entertainment, a galley, and Wi-Fi for in-flight entertainment.
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Mercury Jets’ on-demand white glove charter coordinators can assist you in choosing your preferred aircraft. To book a flight, call +1-212-840-8000 for our charter department. Mercury Jets offers an instant quote request. Submit your request here to price out your flight immediately.