Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Rochester.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Rochester International Airport (RST).
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)
- 975.699 miles
- 1570.236 kilometers
- 847.859 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
- 973.304 miles
- 1566.382 kilometers
- 845.778 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Rochester is 1 hour. Rochester is 1 hour behind New York.
New York, NY
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Rochester (RST).