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

Flight distance from New York to Rochester (New York LaGuardia Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 254 miles / 408 kilometers / 221 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) is 344 miles / 554 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) 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)
  • 253.819 miles
  • 408.483 kilometers
  • 220.563 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
  • 253.539 miles
  • 408.032 kilometers
  • 220.320 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 LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″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 62 kg (138 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Rochester (ROC).

Distance:
254
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
254

Round trip?