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

Distance from Rochester to Detroit (Greater Rochester International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 296 miles / 476 kilometers / 257 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rochester and Detroit. 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 (ROC) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (145 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Rochester to Detroit flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (ROC) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
296

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