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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Rochester, NY (ROC)

Flight distance from New York to Rochester (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 264 miles / 424 kilometers / 229 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) is 354 miles / 569 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC).

How far is Rochester from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 263.770 miles
  • 424.497 kilometers
  • 229.210 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
  • 263.496 miles
  • 424.056 kilometers
  • 228.972 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

B Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Rochester.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Rochester, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Rochester (ROC).

Distance:
264
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
264

Round trip?