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Distance between Birmingham, AL (BHM) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Rochester (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 778 miles / 1252 kilometers / 676 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHM) to Rochester (RST) is 917 miles / 1475 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Rochester. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 777.712 miles
  • 1251.606 kilometers
  • 675.813 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 778.500 miles
  • 1252.874 kilometers
  • 676.498 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

B Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Rochester.

Time Difference

Birmingham, AL

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Rochester, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHM) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
778
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
778

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