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Distance between Cedar Rapids, IA (CID) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Cedar Rapids to Rochester (The Eastern Iowa Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 145 miles / 234 kilometers / 126 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Rochester (RST) is 169 miles / 272 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cedar Rapids to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Cedar Rapids?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 145.313 miles
  • 233.859 kilometers
  • 126.274 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
  • 145.410 miles
  • 234.014 kilometers
  • 126.358 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″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 Cedar Rapids and Rochester.

Time Difference

Cedar Rapids, IA

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Rochester, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cedar Rapids (CID) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
145

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