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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Rochester (Washington Dulles International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 852 miles / 1370 kilometers / 740 nautical miles.

How far is Rochester from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 851.543 miles
  • 1370.426 kilometers
  • 739.971 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
  • 849.867 miles
  • 1367.728 kilometers
  • 738.514 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 Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Rochester International Airport (RST) is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Rochester is 1 hour. Rochester is 1 hour behind Washington D.C..

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

Airport information


A Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″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

Washington D.C. to Rochester flight path

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Rochester (RST).

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Air miles:
852
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
852

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