Map of flight path and driving directions from Minneapolis to Rockford.
Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).
How far is Rockford from Minneapolis?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Minneapolis and Rockford. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 277.979 miles
- 447.363 kilometers
- 241.557 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
- 277.664 miles
- 446.857 kilometers
- 241.284 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).
|A||Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport|
|B||Chicago Rockford International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Minneapolis and Rockford.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (145 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Minneapolis (MSP) → Rockford (RFD).