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Distance between Rochester, NY (ROC) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Rochester to Buffalo (Greater Rochester International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 55 miles / 89 kilometers / 48 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (ROC) to Buffalo (BUF) is 62 miles / 99 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

Rochester – Buffalo

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55
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89
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48
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How far is Buffalo from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 55.066 miles
  • 88.619 kilometers
  • 47.851 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
  • 54.928 miles
  • 88.398 kilometers
  • 47.731 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).

How long does it take to fly from Rochester to Buffalo?

Estimated flight time from Greater Rochester International Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport is 36 minutes.

What is the time difference between Rochester and Buffalo?

There is no time difference between Rochester and Buffalo.

Flight carbon footprint between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF)

On average flying from Rochester to Buffalo generates about 33 kg of CO2 per passenger, 33 kilograms is equal to 73 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Buffalo

Shortest flight path between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

Airport information

Origin Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W
Destination Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W