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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Distance from Chicago to Rochester (O'Hare International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 268 miles / 432 kilometers / 233 nautical miles.

How far is Rochester from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 268.364 miles
  • 431.889 kilometers
  • 233.202 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
  • 267.885 miles
  • 431.120 kilometers
  • 232.786 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 O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Rochester International Airport (RST) is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Rochester.

Time Difference

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Rochester, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (137 pounds).

Airport information


A O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″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

Map

Chicago to Rochester flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Rochester (RST).

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Air miles:
268
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
268

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