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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Rochester (Palm Springs International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 1462 miles / 2353 kilometers / 1270 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Rochester (RST) is 1895 miles / 3050 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palm Springs to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1461.787 miles
  • 2352.519 kilometers
  • 1270.258 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
  • 1459.581 miles
  • 2348.968 kilometers
  • 1268.341 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 Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Rochester is 2 hours. Rochester is 2 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Rochester, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (390 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
1462
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1462

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