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Distance between Rochester, NY (ROC) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Rochester to Detroit (Greater Rochester International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 296 miles / 476 kilometers / 257 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (ROC) to Detroit (DTW) is 352 miles / 566 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 4 minutes.

Rochester – Detroit

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296
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476
Kilometers
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257
Nautical miles

How far is Detroit from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 296.020 miles
  • 476.398 kilometers
  • 257.234 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
  • 295.282 miles
  • 475.210 kilometers
  • 256.593 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 Greater Rochester International Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Rochester and Detroit.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Detroit generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 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 Detroit

Shortest flight path between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

Airlines flying from Rochester (ROC) to Detroit (DTW)

Delta Air Lines