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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Fargo to Rochester (Hector International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 295 miles / 475 kilometers / 257 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Rochester (RST) is 332 miles / 534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 16 minutes.

Fargo – Rochester

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295
Miles
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475
Kilometers
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257
Nautical miles

How far is Rochester from Fargo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 295.449 miles
  • 475.479 kilometers
  • 256.738 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
  • 295.103 miles
  • 474.922 kilometers
  • 256.437 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).

How long does it take to fly from Fargo to Rochester?

Estimated flight time from Hector International Airport to Rochester International Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between Fargo and Rochester?

There is no time difference between Fargo and Rochester.

Flight carbon footprint between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Rochester International Airport (RST)

On average flying from Fargo to Rochester generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Rochester

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

Airport information

Origin Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W
Destination 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