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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Charleston to Rochester (Charleston International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 1015 miles / 1633 kilometers / 882 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Rochester (RST) is 1235 miles / 1987 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1014.511 miles
  • 1632.697 kilometers
  • 881.586 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
  • 1014.415 miles
  • 1632.542 kilometers
  • 881.502 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 Charleston International Airport
City: Charleston, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHS
ICAO Code: KCHS
Coordinates: 32°53′54″N, 80°2′25″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

The time difference between Charleston and Rochester is 1 hour. Rochester is 1 hour behind Charleston.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Rochester, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
1015
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1015

Round trip?