# How far is Rost from Hammerfest?

The distance between Hammerfest (Hammerfest Airport) and Rost (Røst Airport) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers / 312 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Hammerfest (HFT) to Rost (RET) is 623 miles / 1003 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 18 hours 57 minutes.

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## Distance from Hammerfest to Rost

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Hammerfest to Rost. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 359.077 miles
• 577.879 kilometers
• 312.029 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 357.741 miles
• 575.728 kilometers
• 310.868 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 Hammerfest to Rost?

The estimated flight time from Hammerfest Airport to Røst Airport is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Hammerfest and Rost?

There is no time difference between Hammerfest and Rost.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hammerfest Airport (HFT) and Røst Airport (RET)

On average, flying from Hammerfest to Rost generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 78 kilograms equals 172 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Hammerfest to Rost

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hammerfest Airport (HFT) and Røst Airport (RET).

## Airport information

Origin Hammerfest Airport
City: Hammerfest
Country: Norway
IATA Code: HFT
ICAO Code: ENHF
Coordinates: 70°40′46″N, 23°40′6″E
Destination Røst Airport
City: Rost
Country: Norway
IATA Code: RET
ICAO Code: ENRS
Coordinates: 67°31′40″N, 12°6′11″E