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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Richmond to Rochester (Richmond International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 909 miles / 1463 kilometers / 790 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Rochester (RST) is 1156 miles / 1861 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 18 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 909.337 miles
  • 1463.435 kilometers
  • 790.192 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
  • 907.858 miles
  • 1461.056 kilometers
  • 788.907 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″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 Richmond and Rochester is 1 hour. Rochester is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Rochester, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
909
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
909

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