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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Distance from Houston to Rochester (William P. Hobby Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 995 miles / 1602 kilometers / 865 nautical miles.

How far is Rochester from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 995.363 miles
  • 1601.882 kilometers
  • 864.947 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
  • 997.235 miles
  • 1604.894 kilometers
  • 866.574 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Rochester International Airport (RST) is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Rochester.

Time Difference

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Houston, TX

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Rochester, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (332 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Rochester flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Rochester (RST).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
995

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